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Sara Elizabeth
Sara is a very charismatic woman who stands out for being very hardworking, happy and responsible; what’s most important is that she’s an enterprising merchant. She lives with her three children in the city of Ibarra.

Sara works alone selling underwear for children and adults. She’s been in business 17 years in a stand in the market and she’s always needed to increase sales to earn higher income and improve her quality of life. She’s currently taking out a Fodemi loan to buy socks for children and adults and underwear for men and women. Sara dreams with having her own, larger locale in order to have more variety of products and to earn higher income to be able to improve her children’s quality of life.
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Sara es una mujer muy carismática, se destaca por ser trabajadora, feliz, responsable y lo más importante es que es una comerciante emprendedora. Sara vive con sus tres hijos en la ciudad de Ibarra.

Sara trabaja sola en el comercio de ropa interior para adultos y niños, este negocio lo tiene ya 17 años en un puesto del mercado y continuamente a tenido necesidades de incrementar sus ventas para obtener mayores ingresos y mejorar la calidad de vida, actualmente realiza un crédito a Fodemi el mismo que va a invertir en la compra de medias para niño y adulto, ropa interior femenina, ropa interiro masculina.

Sara sueña en tener un local propio y más grande para tener mayor variedad de productos y así obtener mejores ingresos y poder mejorar la calidad de vida de sus hijos.

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About VisionFund Ecuador

VisionFund Ecuador is a microenterprise development fund that supports groups of entrepreneurs who lack access to formal financial systems. The organization works with vulnerable populations, especially women, in the marginalized urban and rural sectors of Ecuador. Its clients work in a variety of sectors including agriculture, artisan crafts and the commercial and service sectors. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to expand the organization’s services to the poor living in more rural parts of Ecuador.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 47
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,293,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Sara Elizabeth to buy socks for children and adults and women's and men's underwear.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 21, 2012
Aug 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 1, 2013