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Vicenta Dolores
The Para el Futuro De la Mujer communal bank gets together every two weeks in La Pila, Montecristi. This place is well-known both in the province and in the country for its rich traditional culture; one can find a great variety of handicrafts that are made by the locals using the traditional customs.



This is where Vicenta lives. She is a 37-year-old married mother of two, ages 20 and 15. The oldest is attending the university while the youngest is still in school. Vicenta's husband is a small business owner.



With the intention of helping her husband, she is requesting this loan to use it in his business. He buys and sells home decor and ceramics for a living. Every week, he travels to various mountain towns, where he has many customers, to sell his products. He has been in business for over 20 years, and thus, he has been able to help his family get ahead. He buys his products from artisans in the area.



Vicenta will use this loan to purchase various types of handicrafts so that her husband can sell them. She has been with the bank for 4 years, and she likes it because she is able to help out her husband with these loans.



Her dream is to open up a shop in her home to sell her products.

View original language description ↓
En el sitio la pila del cantón Montecristi se reúne cada quince días el Banco Comunal Para el Futuro De la Mujer. Este lugar es muy conocido en la provincia y en el país por su rica cultura tradicional, se puede encontrar una gran variedad de artesanía que son elaboradas por sus habitantes siguiendo las costumbres tradicionales.

En este lugar vive la señora Vicenta, tiene 37 años de edad, está casada y de esta relación tienen dos hijos de 20 y 15 años de edad, la mayor estudian en universidad y el menor en colegio. Su esposo comerciante.

Ella con la intención de ayudar a su marido realiza el crédito para que él lo utilice en su negocio, él se dedica a la compra y venta de adornos y cerámicas, viaja cada ocho días con todos sus productos a varias ciudades de la sierra lugares donde tiene muchos clientes a quienes entrega sus productos, lleva más de 20 años dedicado a esta clase de negocio y es así como ha sacado adelante a su familia. Sus productos los compran a artesanos de la zona.

Este crédito es para comprar más artesanía de todas las formas y modelos para que su esposo venda. Lleva 4 años en el Banco Comunal y le gusta porque con los créditos ella puede ayudar a su esposo.

Su sueño es tener un local en su casa para vender sus productos.

About Ecuador

  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 92
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,946,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,400 helped Vicenta Dolores to purchase handicrafts.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 31, 2012
Listed
Oct 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Jan 15, 2013