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Zenón is a 32-year old married man who has 2 dependent children attending school. They have lived in Colomi for 42 years and have limited financial resources. Zenón and his wife work in agriculture and earn income from selling their seasonal products. This is how they both support their family. They have 4 cows that are used to work in the land.

Zenón needs financial assistance to buy farming supplies, such as organic fertilizer and agrochemical products. They have invested their savings in their house ceiling and don't have more resources to spend. Zenón works hard to pay his children's tuition, to help them until they start their professional careers and to provide them with a better future.
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El señor Zenón es casado más de 32 años, tienen 2 hijos dependientes que estudian, la familia vive en la comunidad de Colomi hace 42 años, es una familia humilde de bajos recursos económicos. El señor Zenón y su esposa se dedican a la producción agrícola, tienen ingresos económicos de la venta de sus productos agrícolas los cuales son estacionales dentro del año, de esta forma el junto a su esposa mantienen a su familia, cuenta con 4 cabezas de ganado vacuno de trabajo (2 pares de yunta) que los utilizan en las faenas agrícolas, el señor Zenón necesitan crédito para compra de insumos agrícolas abono orgánico (gallinaza) y productos agroquímicos, no tienen para comrpar estos insumos ya que sus ahorros los invirtieron en la compra de techo para su vivienda. El señor Zenón trabajara arduamente para ayudar en los estudios de sus hijos hasta que salgan profesionales y tengan un mejor futuro.

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CIDRE is a Bolivian microfinance institution with a strong social commitment to the community. It works to provide quality financial services to rural and peri-urban borrowers, focusing primarily on agricultural loans for dairy farmers and micro-enterprises. CIDRE targets segments of the population that have not traditionally had access to credit, and invests in much-needed community development projects. It is currently working with coca farmers in the Chapare region to replace coca with less controversial crops. Get more involved by joining the Friends of CIDRE lending team.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 110
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,698,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD
A loan of $875 helped Zenon to buy farming supplies.
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 3, 2013
Sep 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 4, 2013