A loan helped to purchase a greater quantity of livestock and feed for raising them.


Irene's story

Irene is 53 years old, with a relationship with her live-in partner. She lives with her husband and children in her own home in a large community in the urban zone of Zaña, and she enjoys good personal and work references from her neighbors. The inhabitants of this community mainly make a living from breeding animals and commerce. It is situated in the Chiclayo Province, the Lambayeque Region, on the northern coast of Peru.

Irene makes a living from breeding cattle and producing and selling milk. She has performed this activity for more than 10 years, because of which he has steady customers who give her good personal and work references. Her business is located in her own home. She is requesting the loan to purchase a greater quantity of livestock and feed for raising them. In this way, she hopes to make her business grow more, make a higher income, and to be able to improve his and his family’s quality of life.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sarah Tyler.



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