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Yenny María
Yenny María G. B. makes clothes and handicrafts in her home which is located in the town of San Jacinto, in Bolívar department. She repaid her previous Kiva loan on time and, thanks to that loan, she has managed to increase her sales and profits and has begun to build a home for herself, her husband and her small son to live in.

Yenny plans to use her current loan to buy fabric, threads and accessories. In the not-so-distant future she plans to buy a modern sewing machine so that she can do a better job of finishing off the clothes she makes and replace her current machine.

Yenny sends a special greeting to all Kiva lenders. She wishes them and their family members good health and prosperity, and thanks them for their generosity in helping humble and hard-working people in the most far-flung places on earth. If you would like to read the previous description of this small businesswoman and her business, you can access this through the following link: http://www.kiva.org/lend/180569
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La señora Yenny María G. B. sigue elaborando prendas de vestir y artesanías en su casa ubicada en el municipio de San Jacinto, departamento de Bolívar. Ya canceló su anterior Credikiva con gran puntualidad gracias al cual logró aumentar sus ventas, sus utilidades y empezar a construir su vivienda para vivir con su esposo y su pequeño hijo. Con el actual préstamo planea comprar telas, hilos y accesorios. En un futuro no muy lejano piensa comprar una moderna máquina de coser para darle un mejor acabado a las prendas de vestir y reemplazar la que tiene actualmente. La señora Yenny le manda un saludo muy especial a todos sus financiadores de Kiva, deseándoles mucha salud y prosperidad en compañía de sus familiares y agradeciéndoles la generosidad de ayudar a personas humildes y trabajadoras en los más apartados confines de la tierra. Para conocer la anterior presentación de la microempresaria, pueden acceder a través del siguiente link: http://www.kiva.org/lend/180569

Additional Information

About Fundación Mario Santo Domingo

Fundación Mario Santo Domingo (FMSD) is a non-profit organization in northern Colombia dedicated to developing programs for the country’s poorest communities. In addition to numerous social services, FMSD runs a microfinance program to strengthen micro-businesses in the areas where it works. The organization also offers several non-financial components as part of this program, including training to help entrepreneurs start their own businesses.

About Colombia

  • $6,070
    Average annual income
  • 563
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    Colombia Loans Fundraising
  • $14,650,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1,915.0
    Colombia Pesos (COP) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Yenny María to buy fabric, threads and accessories.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 17, 2010
Listed
Dec 27, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jan 15, 2012