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Leónidas Colque, 62, lives with his family in Bolivia’s Pairumani community. Thanks to Heifer Bolivia, Leónidas’ neighbors revere him as an exemplary leader and one to emulate in community development.
Often in places where Heifer works, access to banks or credit institutions is severely limited. So when farmers want to start a business, or if emergencies crop up, our beneficiaries are forced obtain loans from neighbors or savvy businessmen who charge exorbitant interest, plunging these already vulnerable people into...