Mariana is a 19-year-old woman who has great aspirations for growing her business in the coming years by selling detergents, soaps, and clothes. Her story began five years ago, when this activity helped her obtain money selling clothes and detergents and had a small store. She currently works with her uncle selling from a van the miscellaneous products with which she currently works, such as detergents, soaps, oils, etc.
Sometimes she works on her own from Monday through Saturday, from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., She doesn't face any difficulties. She is single with no children, and her most important dream is to complete her university education for which she is studying. For this reason, she wants the loan for her business to purchase more merchandise such as clothes, noodles, detergents, and soaps.
Mariana es una mujer de 19 años de edad y tiene muchas aspiraciones en los próximos años de prosperar en la venta de detergentes, jabòn y ropa. Su historia empezó hace 5 años cuando esta actividad le ayudo a obtener dinero vendiendo ropa, detergentes ya que tenía una pequeña despensa. Actualmente con su tío en un carro vende productos de bazar y de tienda como detergente, jabòn, fideos, aceites etc. En ocasiones el trabajo lo hace sola de lunes a sábado desde las 7 am hasta las 5 pm, no tiene dificultades, es soltera, no tiene hijos, su sueño más importante es terminar la universidad ya que esta estudiando. Por eso quiere el préstamo para la venta de su mercaderìa como ropa, fideos, detergentes, jabones etc.
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.