A loan of $1,150 helped to buy farmland.

Cornelio's story

Cornelio lives in Villa Junín, within the Tiraque province in the Cochabamba department. He lives there with his family, his wife, and his four children. His house is made of adobe, with a thatch ceiling; it’s a rustic home. The community is 4km to the east, in Tiraque. He raises tubers, the main product within the high valley in the zone. He will use the money from this loan to buy farmland. He wants to increase his income in the coming years. His whole family works the farm and in some cases, his neighbors also help with the planting and harvest.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes

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