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Martha Emilia
Martha is one of the founding members of the communal bank, Medio Ejido. She lives in the center of the city of Cuenca which they call Santa Ana de los 4 Ríos. It has both colonial and modern architecture and its people still maintain the culture and traditions of their towns. They are friendly, peaceful and they always keep smiling in spite of adversity.

Martha is 31 years old. She lives in a common law marriage and they have 4 children who are 14, 12, 9 and 5 years old. Her first two children are studying in high school and her last two children are studying in a little neighborhood school. Her husband is a jeweler. They don't have their own home and because of this they live in a rental unit.

She works on the upkeep of her home and in her free time she helps her husband in his workshop where they make all types of jewelry like rings, chains and earrings in gold, silver and bronze, or according to the preference of their client.

She will invest her new loan in the purchase of gold and silver for their business.

Her goals are to grow their business, to have their own home, and to provide their children with a better future.
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La Señora Martha es una de las socias fundadoras del banco comunal Medio Ejido, vive por el centro de la ciudad de Cuenca que la llaman Santa Ana de los 4 ríos, tiene una arquitectura colonial y la moderna, su gente aun mantienen la cultura y tradiciones de sus pueblos, son personas amables, gentiles y siempre mantienen una sonrisa a pesar de las adversidades.

Doña Martha tiene 31 años de edad, vive en unión libre y ha concebido 4 hijos de 14, 12, 9 y 5 años de edad, sus dos primeros hijos estudian en el colegio y sus dos últimos hijos estudian en una escuelita de la localidad. Su esposo es joyero, no tienen casa propia por lo que viven arrendando.

Ella se dedica a los quehaceres de su hogar y el tiempo libre le ayuda a su esposo en su taller, en donde realizan todo tipo de joyas como son anillos, cadenas y aretes en oro, plata y bronce o a gusto del cliente.

Su nuevo crédito lo va a invertir en la compra de oro y plata para su negocio.

Sus metas son crecer en su taller, tener una casa propia y brindarles a sus hijos un mejor futuro.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 95
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  • $24,092,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Martha Emilia to buy gold and silver.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 6, 2012
Listed
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Jun 17, 2013