Bertila Oyotún – Chiclayo, Peru / Poultry

Bertila’s storyBertila is 41 years old. She lives with her husband and their 2 children in a rural area of the Oyotún district. The inhabitants earn a living through farming and commerce. It is located two hours from the town of Chiclayo.She has earned a living...

Manuela – Suchitepéquez, Guatemala / Farming

Manuela’s storyMauela is a very hard-working person. She has been growing coffee for several years. She says that she has been able expand her crops since she has had access to the loans from ADICLA, which provide her with an increase of working capital. This...

Xemuj Group-Totonicapán, Guatemala / Livestock

Xemuj Group’s storyThe Friendship Bridge Trust Bank “Xemuj” is located in the cool province of Totonicapán. 30-year-old Miriam is a member of the group, along with 10 others. She and her husband work hard to provide a better quality of life for their...