A loan of $1,500 helped to buy and sell cattle.


Jahonoi's story

Jahonoi is 38 years old and is married with one daughter and one son. She lives with her family in the Spitamen region in the northern part of the country. Her husband is involved in raising crops and Jahonoi works as a cashier at a pharmacy, but she wants to start her own business. She is interested in buying and selling cattle. She has a cowshed next to her home and feed for the herd. Jahonoi is asking for a loan to buy two head of cattle. Her stock of feed will last 60 days, after which she plans to sell the cows at the animal market not far from where she lives. Her family will help her in this new business.

Translated from Russian by Kiva volunteer



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