Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Karina Mariuxi
Bienestar y Progreso (Wellbeing and Progress) is a Communal Bank that meets every fortnight in Colorado, Montecristi Canton, a place known for its rich pre-colonial culture and for its crafts that are famous both nationally and internationally; here is where the famous straw hats come from.

Here is where Karina lives. She is 32 years old, she is married and she has three children: the first two are aged 11 and 9 and go to school, while the youngest is a baby aged 8 months. He husband runs a fish meal factory.

Being a good housewife, Karina wants to help her husband and for this reason she is asking for a loan to help him invest in his factory. He works with three employees, processing fish to turn it into fish meal; once ready, he sells it to some warehouses in the town of Manta, from where it is then exported to other countries. He has been running this activity for more than 20 years, and thanks to his job he succeeds in providing for his family, and through his activity the people who work for him can earn their daily wage as well.

The loan she is requesting will be used by her husband to buy fish to produce fish meal. She has been a member of this Communal Bank for 8 years and she likes it because of the help they provide through the loans.

She dreams of providing her children with a good education.
View original language description ↓
EL Banco Comunal Bienestar y Progreso se reúne cada quince días en Colorado del Cantón Montecristi, conocido por su rica cultura pre colonial y por su artesanía que es reconocida a nivel nacional e internacional. Lugar de los famosos sombreros de paja toquilla.

En este lugar vive la señora Karina, tiene 32 años de edad, está casada y de esta relación tienen tres hijos de 11 y 9 años y un bebé de 8 meses de nacido, los dos mayores estudian en escuela. Su esposo tiene una fábrica de harina de pescado.

Doña Karina es una gran ama de casa que para ayudarle a su esposo realiza el crédito para que él lo emplee en su fábrica, él con ayuda de tres personas procesan el pescado y lo convierten en harina, la cual una vez procesada la va a entregar a ciertos depósitos en la ciudad de Manta lugar donde son exportadas a otros países, él tiene más de 20 años que se dedica a esta actividad con la cual saca adelante a su familia y genera empleo para que las personas que laboran con el también obtengan su sustento diario.

Este crédito lo va emplear para que su esposo compre pescado para elaborar la harina de pescado. Está en el Banco Comunal desde hace 8 años y le gusta por la ayuda que le brindan los créditos.

Su sueño es darles una buena educación a sus hijos.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 58
    View loans »
    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,312,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,275 helped Karina Mariuxi to buy fish.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 17, 2013
Listed
Jun 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Nov 17, 2013