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Katiuska Antonieta
The village bank Esperanza y Progreso (Hope and Progress) meets every 15 days in the Montecristi canton. The area is known for its rich, pre-colonial culture. Its craftwork, which includes the famous Panama hats of "paja toquilla" straw, is recognized internationally.
In this place we find la señora Katiuska. She is 38 years old, married, and has two children, who are nine and seven years old, respectively. They attend school. Her husband is a teacher in a school in Mauta. She is a government employee.
She has a bazaar in her house, in which she sells all types of products such as clothes and shoes. She and her husband also do silk-screen printing of sashes, ribbons, and other things. While she is in charge of the sale of clothes and shoes, her husband does the manual work, which is done as ordered by customers. Their business has had a good beginning because the work is good and their costs are low. They work every day from eight am until six at night. They have a girl who helps them wait on customers. They bring their merchandise from Guayaquil and Ambuto.
This loan will be used to buy material for manual work and to buy clothes, shoes, and miscellaneous items. She has been a member of the village bank for 10 years and is pleased with the benefits she has received. Her dream is to pay off her car loan.
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EL Banco Comunal Esperanza y Progreso se reúne cada quince días en el Cantón Montecristi , conocido por su rica cultura pre colonial y por su artesanía, que es reconocida a nivel nacional e internacional. Lugar de los famosos sombreros de paja toquilla.

En este lugar encontramos a la señora Katiuska, ella tiene 38 años de edad, está casada y tiene dos hijos de 9 y7 años de edad los mismos que estudian en escuela, el esposo es profesor de una escuela en Manta. Ella trabaja de empleada pública.

Tiene un bazar en su casa en el que vende todo tipo de productos de bazar, como ropa, zapatos y también realizan trabajos en serigrafías, bandas, cintas de reinas, entre otros trabajos, mientras ella se encarga de las ventas de ropa y zapatos su esposo se encarga de realizar los trabajos manuales que son hechos por encargos y que tienen mucha salida ya que son buenos trabajos y a bajos costos, trabajan todos los días desde las 8am hasta las 18h00 tienen a una chica que les atiende el negocio mientras ellos trabajan. Su mercadería la trae desde Guayaquil y Ambato.

Este crédito es para comprar materiales para los trabajos manuales, además de comprar ropa, zapatos y bisutería. Es socia del Banco Comunal hace ya 10 años y le gusta por los beneficios que da la institución. Su sueño es terminar de pagar un carro que sacaron a crédito.

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  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 33
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  • $23,448,500
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Katiuska Antonieta purchase material for manual work, clothes, shoes, and miscellaneous items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 19, 2010
Listed
Dec 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Apr 15, 2011