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Teresa De Jesus
Teresa De Jesús C. has been a member of the bank Atenas del Ecuador for 8 years. She lives in a suburb of Cuenca city, capital of the Azuay province, located in the southern part of the Ecuatorian Andean ranges. This is the third most important city in Ecuador, and is characterised by its tranquility and beauty. It is an historical city and its city centre was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1999.

Our member has been divorced for 2 years, because of the infidelity of her partner. She is 55 years old and has 4 children - 37, 28, 22 and 17 years old. The first three children are married and only one lives with her in her house, sharing the household costs and studies, paying the rent because they don't have their own home.

Teresa does various activities, including selling snacks for the past 4 months, and has also been making guaipes (cleaning clothes) for a year. She also cleans offices twice a week from 2pm - 6pm. As she is a hyperactive woman she also sells wigs, mainly for special events. With this new loan she will buy meat, toothpicks, potatoes, sauces for her snacks, purchase some wigs, and also help her son's studies.

Her goals is to have a large food sale business.
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Teresa De Jesús C. es socia del banco Atenas del Ecuador lleva 8 años en el, vive en la urbe de la ciudad de Cuenca capital de la provincia del Azuay situada en la parte meridional de la Cordillera andina ecuatoriana; es la tercera ciudad de mayor importancia en el Ecuador y se caracteriza por mantener la tranquilidad y hermosura de una ciudad antigua con su centro histórico que fue declarado Patrimonio Cultural de la Humanidad por la UNESCO en el año 1999.

Nuestra socia es divorciada hace 2 años por la infidelidad de su pareja, tiene 55 años de edad y tiene cuatro hijos quienes tienen 37, 28, 22 y 17 años de edad, sus tres primeros hijos son casados y sólo uno de ellos vive en su casa compartiendo los gastos del hogar y estudios de su hermano de 17 años así como pago del arriendo porque no tienen casa propia.

Teresa realiza varias actividades entre ellas vende pinchos hace cuatro meses, también elabora guaipe (Trapos para limpiar) hace un año y realiza la limpieza de oficinas dos veces por semana de 2pm a 6pm, como es una mujer hiperactiva vende peluches sobre todo para fechas especiales. Con el nuevo crédito va a comprar carne, palillos, papas, salsas para sus pinchos, y también comprar peluches y algo para el estudio de su hijo.

Su meta es llegar a tener un negocio grande de venta de comida.

About Ecuador

  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 15
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $22,541,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Teresa De Jesus purchase ingredients for food, wigs, and assist paying studies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 9, 2010
Listed
May 3, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Sep 15, 2010