A loan helped a member to maintain her coffee crops.


Pajoca 1 Group's story

Catarina (the first to the left wearing a white blouse) is a 43 year old woman. She is married with a beautiful family with three children between the ages of seven and fourteen years. This humble family lives in the community of Pajoca.

Catarina is a mother of a family who is concerned about the well-being of her family. So that they lack for nothing she works in the production of coffee. She has been in this business for 20 years and thanks to her experience has managed to obtain very good harvests.

Catarina knows that this production requires a lot of capital and it is for this reason she is requesting a loan. She will use it to maintain her coffee crops as in these times it is very necessary to provide maintenance to obtain a good harvest. She has all her hopes placed on this loan which will help her obtain a good harvest. Her life hope is to improve the economic income of her family.

In this group: Catarina, Elena, Vilma

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It targets low-income borrowers who can't access typical microfinance loans.



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