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A loan of $1,025 helped to purchase livestock.

Maria Elena's story

Maria Elena is 24 years old, married, and has 2 children. One is a year old, the other 3 months old, and they are her top priority. She would like to buy 2 cows to fatten. She has land with grass for tending to animals, which is an extra help. She has dedicated herself to her farm for several years, and would like to expand. She would like to get to earning a good profit from her purchased animals, so that she has support in tough times.

This is the first loan she has received from FUDECOSUR, and she is very happy to have the opportunity they provide for her. In the future, she would like to provide a higher standard of living and more financial stability for her family. She would also like to continue growing both as a person and producer.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer

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