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María Alba
The “Con Amor y Fe Hacia el Desarrollo” (With Love and Faith Towards Development) communal bank meets every fifteen days in Los Bajos de Montecristi, a city noted for its cultural riches and its crafts like the straw hats that are known both inside and outside the country.

Maria, 49, lives here. She’s in a common law relationship and has two children who are 17 and 14 years of age. The younger attends high school and the older is about to start university. Her husband is a merchant.

Aside from being a great mother and housewife, María is a merchant. She sells all types of clothes, especially children’s clothes. She also will give part of the loan to her husband so he can use in his business; he sells fruit and vegetables in Portoviejo, a city he travels around on a tricycle four to five days a week while she also goes around her location selling her clothes. She’s been in this activity for more than six years while her husband has been in his since he was very young.

She will use this loan to buy pants, t-shirts, blouses, fruit and vegetables. She’s a founding member of the communal bank and likes it because of the help the loans provide. Her goals are to be in good health and that her children become good professionals.
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El Banco Comunal Con Amor Y Fe Hacia el Desarrollo se reúnen cada 15 días en Los Bajos de Montecristi, ciudad conocida por su riqueza cultural y por su artesanía como por ejemplo los sombreros de paja toquillas conocidos dentro y fuera del país.

En este lugar vive la señora María, tiene 49 años de edad, mantiene una relación de unión libre y de esta relación tienen dos hijos de 17 y 14 años de edad, la menor estudia en el colegio y el mayor esta por ingresar a la universidad. Su esposo es comerciante.

Doña María además de ser una gran madre y ama de casa se dedica al comercio, vende ropa de todo tipo en especial la ropa de niños. Ella también le da parte del crédito a su marido para que este lo utilice en su negocio, él es comerciante de frutas y legumbres en Portoviejo, ciudad que recorre en un triciclo de cuatro a cinco días a la semana. Ella mientras tanto también recorre su localidad ofreciendo sus prendas. Lleva más de 6 años dedicada a esta actividad mientras que su esposo desde muy joven.

Este crédito lo va a emplear para comprar pantalones, camisetas, blusas, frutas y legumbres. Es socia fundadora del Banco comunal y le gusta por la ayuda que le brindan los créditos.

Sus metas son tener buena salud y que sus hijos sean buenos profesionales.

About Ecuador

  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 15
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  • $22,607,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped María Alba to buy clothes, fruit and vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 5, 2013
Listed
Jun 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Nov 17, 2013