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A loan of $1,625 helped purchase a cow and fertilizer for his coffee fields.


Dagoberto's story

Dagoberto is 56 years old and lives with his wife and son in Caserío Tambillo, an area in the rural district of Santo Tomas. They have a varied climate here, with abundant vegetation. It is located in the province Cutervo that belongs to the region Cajamarca in the Northern mountains of Peru.
He works in agriculture, specifically, in the cultivation of coffee of the catimore variety. He also raises and sells livestock. His wife helps him in his work by milking the dairy cows so they can sell the milk to neighbors. He is asking for a loan of $1,625 so he can purchase a cow and fertilizer for his coffee fields. This will help him to have a better product to offer his customers and help him to earn more money for his family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kristin Connor



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