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Rocío Moserrate
The community bank named "May 3" meets every two weeks in the district of Picoaza in the city of Portoviejo. The location is known for its commerce, for its traditional feast days of San Pedro and San Pablo, and for the generally happy population.

Rocio is 26 years old and she lives with her boyfriend. Together they have four beautiful children. Her boyfriend is a construction worker and a locksmith. In their house, made of sugar can sticks, six people live.

She sells all types of clothing. She works from 9am to 11 am, then does some house work and works again from 2pm until 5pm. Often she can't go out to work because she has a newborn at home and it interferes with her work schedule. But she always tries to find a way to attend to her clients to not risk losing them. She buys her merchandise in Portoviejo where she gets the best prices. She also raises pigs. She buys the livestock when they are only piglets, she raises them and then sells them. This business has brought her much success.

Half of this loan will be used to in the purchase of merchandise (clothing) and the other part will be used to purchase piglets and their feed. She has been part of community bank through various loan cycles and she likes the formality of business carried out.

Her goals are to have house made of brick and mortar and to improve her quality of life.
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El Banco Comunal 3 de Mayo se reúne cada quince días en la parroquia Picoaza de la ciudad de Portoviejo. Lugar conocido por ser una zona muy comercial, por sus fiestas tradicionales de San Pedro y San Pablo y por la alegría de su gente.

La señora Rocío tiene 26 años de edad y mantiene una relación de unión libre de la cual tiene cuatro hermosos niños, su esposo se dedica a la albañilería y cerrajería, en su casa que es de caña viven seis personas.

Se dedica a la venta de ropa de todo tipo, trabaja sola desde las 9am hasta las 11am, realiza sus quehaceres y vuelve en la tarde de 2pm hasta las 5pm, nos cuenta que muchas veces no puede salir a trabajar porque tiene una bebe de meses y eso le complica a veces su trabajo, pero que busca la forma porque si no atiende a sus clientes los puede perder. Compra su mercadería en Portoviejo en un lugar donde le dejan a buen precio. Además tiene un criadero de chanchos a los cuales los compra pequeños, los crías y luego los vende, este negocio le deja muy buenas ganancias.

Este crédito que recibió lo va a invertir la mitad en comprar mercadería (ropa) y la otra parte en comprar chanchos pequeños y alimentos para estos. Está en el Banco hace varios ciclos y le gusta por su seriedad.

Sus metas son tener su casa de hormigón y mejorar su condición de vida.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 50
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  • $24,292,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Rocío Moserrate to purchase clothing, piglets and feed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 3, 2010
Listed
Sep 10, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Feb 15, 2011