A loan of $1,025 helped to buy cattle.

Elena's story

The borrower, Elena, is a woman of 24. She is married to Francisco. Her business activity is producing raw milk, for which she now has two head of milk cattle in production and one in gestation. She makes soft cheese from the milk that is produced. At the present time she lives in the southern zone of Cochabamba, about 10 km from the city of Cocahbamba. The house where she lives is hers and her family's. She lives with her husband and children. The new loan from the institution is destined for the purchase of more milk cattle to increase her income through selling cheese, and in one way or another she will be able to met the needs that she has in her home.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Pam McMurry

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