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Merci Catalina
Merci is undertaking her second loan as a member of the La Merced communal bank. She likes the communal bank because of the camaraderie and unity that exists in the group. She lives in Santa Ana parish in Cuenca, a place that enjoys an extraordinary natural vista. Its architecture is a mix of the old and the modern, and from the parish center one can admire the city of Cuenca. Its people are friendly and courteous.

Merci is 32 years old, married, and has two children, ages 10 and 3. Her eldest child goes to school. Her husband is a bus company official and they own the house where they live.

Merci looks after her children and her home, but to help her husband to pay the household expenses she farms, and raises chickens and pigs, which she sells in her parish.

She is going to invest her new loan in the purchase of chickens and animal feed.

Her goal is to have a larger chicken-raising operation.
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La Señora Merci se encuentra realizando su segundo crédito en banco comunal La Merced, le gusta el banco comunal por el compañerismo y la unión que existe entre el grupo. Vive por la parroquia Santa Ana en Cuenca, lugar que goza de una extraordinaria vista de la naturaleza, su arquitectura es una mezcla de lo antiguo y lo moderno, desde su centro parroquial se puede admirar la ciudad de Cuenca, su gente es amable y gentil.

Doña Merci tiene 32 años, es casada y fruto de su unión conyugal ha concebido 2 hijos de 10 y 3 años, su primer hijo estudia en la escuela. Su esposo es oficial de un bus de transporte público, la casa en la que viven es propia.

La Señora. Merci se dedica al cuidado de sus hijos y de su hogar, pero para ayudarle a su esposo a solventar los gastos de la casa se dedica a la agricultura y cría pollos y cerdos que los vende en su parroquia.

Su nuevo crédito lo va a invertir en la compra de pollos y alimento para sus animales.

Su meta es tener un criadero de pollos más grande.


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  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 50
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  • $24,308,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Merci Catalina to buy chickens and animal feed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 14, 2013
Listed
May 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Oct 21, 2013