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Maria Darlin
46-year old María P. lives in a suburban area of Guayaquil. Her house is made of cement, and she only has electricity. Her husband sells coconuts. They have five children aged 19, 17, 15, 13, and 3.

Many years ago María started selling coconut milk in the streets of Guayaquil. It was while she was walking around and selling the milk that she met her husband. They got married and decided to buy a tricycle cart to get more business.

Currently María sells coconuts and milk with help from her husband. They work from 9am to 6pm every day. Sales are best in the centre of Guayaquil.

The loan will be used to buy coconuts and another tricycle cart so they can earn more money. María’s goals are to expand her business and provide a good future for her children
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María P. de 46 años, vive en una zona periurbana en la Perimetral de Guayaquil, su casa es de cemento y solo cuenta con luz, su esposo es vendedor de cocos con el tiene 5 hijos de 19, 17, 15, 13 y 3 años.

Hace muchos años atrás inicio como vendedora de jugos de cocos en la calles de Guayaquil, caminando y vendiendo jugos es como conoció a su esposo poco a poco formaron una familia y decidieron comprar un triciclo para tener mas ventas.

En la actualidad vende cocos y jugos con la ayuda de su esposo. Trabajan desde las 09:00 am hasta las 18:00 pm todos los días, las mayores ventas que tienen es en el centro de Guayaquil.

El préstamo lo va a invertir en cocos y en otro triciclo para tener mayores ingresos. La meta de María es progresar en su negocio y que sus hijos tengan un buen futuro.

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About Banco D-MIRO

Banco D-MIRO is a microfinance institution that serves the most vulnerable sectors of Ecuador’s economy. It offers very small loan sizes without requiring collateral, expanding access to borrowers who would not otherwise be able to access capital to start and grow their own businesses. It also specifically targets borrowers who are excluded from formal financial systems due to race, ethnicity, gender, disability or illness.

About Ecuador

  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 39
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,142,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Maria Darlin to buy coconuts.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 15, 2010
Listed
Mar 19, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Feb 15, 2011