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A loan of $325 helped to buy a dairy cow.


Vicente's story

Vicente is 68 years old and has a sixth grade education. He is married and his wife is a housewife. He and his wife rise at 4:00 am and she is dependent on him.

Vicente is a farmer, which he learned from his parents, and he walks 2 km to get to his farm plots, meanwhile his wife milks the cows and sells the milk. Later in the afternoon she cares for the animals in the stalls they rent.

He is asking for this loan, through Fundación Campo, to buy a dairy cow to produce more milk to make cheese and cream and increase the income to support the family.

He wants to fix up his home because the roof is no good anymore and it leaks. This damages his things.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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