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Elizaria
A $600 loan is requested by Elizaria to buy some additional supplies to keep in her store. She is 33 years old and married to a man who is a government worker. She has six children, and five of them are in school. She has been working even harder to find money in order to support her family. She opened her kiosk in 2005 with $250. She wants to open a big store in the future.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of TRM’s effort to reach microentrepreneurs in East Timor, a region suffering from a deeply underdeveloped financial sector. Since its independence in 2002, East Timor has struggled with internal tensions which led to the quasi disappearance of its financial system. As of 2012, TRM is one of only two MFIs operating in East Timor trying to respond to the needs of thousands of microentrepreneurs. This loan provides underserved borrowers with critical capital to sustain their existing businesses. 

Information about TRM

Tuba Rai Metin (TRM) is a microfinance institution in East Timor, one of the smallest, newest and least developed countries in Southeast Asia. The organization provides credit, savings and micro-insurance services to more than 7,000 clients. Its goal is to extend its reach into even more remote regions through branchless banking services.

About Timor-Leste

  • $3,100
    Average annual income
  • 8
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    Timor-Leste Loans Fundraising
  • $1,552,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Elizaria to buy sugar, coffee, and rice.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 9, 2012
Listed
Aug 23, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Mar 15, 2013