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Mercy Diana
Mercy is a member of the community bank 14 de Agosto. She lives in the Zhidmad parish in the city of Cuenca. The community is surrounded by abundant vegetation, where the peace and tranquility of the countryside can be enjoyed. The people of Zhidmad work in agriculture and the raising of livestock, and many work daily in the city in various activities.

Mercy is 22 years old. She is married and with her husband has two daughters, a four year old and a six month old. Her husband works as a mason. Mercy does not have her own house but lives with her inlaws, with whom she shares living expenses.

Four months ago Mercy began working at a nursery, where she works Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 4 PM. On the weekends, she sells vegetables as a street vendor at a city market. She raises chickens and pigs at her house.

This is Mercy's ninth loan with the community bank. With it she will invest in the purchase of chickens, pigs, and vegetables in order to continue her business. Her goal is for her business to grow.
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La Señora Mercy es socia del banco comunal 14 de Agosto, vive por la parroquia de Zhidmad en Cuenca, lugar que se encuentra rodeada por abundante vegetación, en donde se puede disfrutar de la paz y tranquilidad del campo, su gente se dedica a la agricultura, cría de animales y muchos laboran diariamente en la ciudad en diferentes actividades.

La Señora. Mercy tiene 22 años, es casada y fruto de esa unión ha concebido 2 hijas, una de 4 años y otra de 6 meses de edad. Su esposo labora como albañil, no tiene casa propia por lo que vive en casa de sus suegros con quienes comparte los gastos del hogar.

Doña Mercy labora hace 4 meses en una guardería, trabaja de lunes a viernes desde las 8 de la mañana hasta las 4 de la tarde. Los fines de semana vende verduras ambulantemente en un mercado de la ciudad. En su casa cría pollos y cerdos.

Se encuentra en el noveno crédito que realiza en el banco comunal y lo va a invertir en la compra de pollos, cerdos y verduras para continuar con el negocio.

Su meta es crecer en el negocio.

About Ecuador

  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 14
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $22,840,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Mercy Diana to purchase chickens, pigs, and vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 2, 2012
Listed
Mar 24, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Sep 15, 2012