A loan of $1,200 helped purchase fodder for her dairy cows.

Placida's story

Sra. Placida P. D. V. is an older individual who is married and has an 18 year old daughter who is a student and a dependent. Through her business, Placida is able to improve her living conditions and proviD. her children with an education without having to seek work outsiD. of the home.

The area where she lives and works is known for being a dairy producing region, located eight kilometers outsiD. of the city. Placida owns her home. This season has resulted in no grasses due to a strong drought that has impacted the entire area. She lacks the resources to buy fodder, specifically soybean husks. Placida makes cheese with the milk her cows produce in order to continue supporting her daughter and helping her finish her studies, which is one of her greatest dreams.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica

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