A loan of $1,000 helped to buy chickens and piglets and to make improvements to her corrals.


Rosa Elizabeth's story

Rosa is a person who is notable for being responsible, hardworking and serious about what she does. She lives with her husband and four children in Pujilí which is located near Latacunga in Cotopaxi Province.

Rosa works alone raising chickens, a business that helps her meet household expenses. Rosa has been working with Fodemi for almost six years. The loan she’s asking for now is to increase her business expanding the corrals to buy more chickens; she also wants to start raising pigs and she will buy some piglets. This investment will help Rosa earn improved income to cover her children’s educational expenses.

Rosa dreams that she’ll do well in her pig business that’s she’s going to start shortly so that her home will stabilize economically.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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