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Matha Esthefania
Martha, 22, sells clothes to help with household expenses. She is a single mother. She and her baby live in a periurban area with unpaved streets and houses built on hillsides.

Her mother had a clothing business and decided to help her so that Martha would have her own business and be able to support her son. She now works alone selling blouses, shirts, pants, shoes, etc. When she is out selling her sister babysits her son.

She wants the loan to buy clothes and shoes. In the future she’d like to enlarge her customer base thus providing her son with a good education.
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Martha de 22 años, vende ropa para ayudar con los gastos de su casa. Es madre soltera, ella y su bebe viven en una zona periurbana, con caminos de tierra y las casas están ubicadas en montañas.

Su mama tenia un negocio de ropa y decidió ayudarla para que Martha tuviera su propio negocio y pueda mantener a su hijo. Ahora realiza su trabajo sola, vende blusas, camisas, pantalones, zapatos etc. Mientas que ella sale a vender ropa su hermana le cuida a su bebe.

Ella quiere el préstamo para poder comprar ropa y zapatos. En el futuro quiere incrementar su clientela, y así darle una buena educación a su hijo.

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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

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 68
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,577,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Matha Esthefania for clothing and shoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 4, 2010
Aug 27, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2011