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...

Orlando Jose – Teustepe, Nicaragua / Cattle

Orlando Jose’s storyOrlando, age 40, is a hardworking and responsible man. Above all else, he is extremely dedicated to his business of raising cattle. As a result of this business, he has been able to get ahead and provide a better quality of life for his...

Jony – Achica Baja, Bolivia / Cattle

Jony’s storyJony is 26 years old and has his own house and pasture. His home does not have electricity, but he and his wife manage to support themselves by producing and selling cheese. Jony is the father of a two-year-old child. He is requesting a loan to buy...