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Ana Edelma
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Ana Edelma G. R. is an energetic, creative businesswoman. In order to help her husband raise their two children, she runs a curiosity shop out of her home. To increase her revenue, she goes door-to-door selling cleaning products to customers and friends. This way she can earn more and improve her quality of life. As she herself says: "these days everything is more expensive, and you have to work hard to be successful." She is a leader in her community.

Translated from Spanish by Alison Rives, Kiva Volunteer.



La señora Ana Edelma González R. es una mujer empresaria muy dinámica y creativa, para poder ayudar a su esposo en la educación de sus 2 hijos, cuenta con un negocio de venta de curiosidades, el cual esta en su casa. Para incrementar sus ingresos, ella esta vendiendo de manera ambulante con sus clientes y amigos productos de limpieza y de esa forma poder mejorar sus ingresos y su calidad de vida, ya que como Ella misma lo dice: “en estos días todo esta mas caro, y es necesario esforzarse mas para tener éxito”. Ella es una mujer líder dentro de su comunidad.

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About FAPE

FAPE, the Foundation for the Assistance of Small Businesses, is a nonprofit, socially-minded institution that provides loans to micro-entrepreneurs across Guatemala.

About Guatemala

  • $5,300
    Average annual income
  • 89
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $9,860,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.6
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Ana Edelma to buy more goods at a better price.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
May 1, 2008
Listed
Apr 14, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jun 15, 2009