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Lucrecia
Lucrecia has a small variety store where she sells cosmetics and school supplies. She began the business with her husband's help; he motivated her to start the business with 100 dollars.

In the beginning she only sold pens, notebooks, sweets and soft drinks. Now she continues to offer those products, along with clothing and gifts. She would use the loan to buy a variety of merchandise at wholesale prices. Lucrecia has faith that her business will grow thanks to the variety of products she'll be able to offer her clients.

Lucrecia is 30 years old and married. She has 4 children, all in school. She is certain that her business will grow and allow her family to get ahead. Lucrecia hopes that this loan will help her build her home and give her children an education.

Translated from Spanish by Erin Corcoran, a Kiva volunteer.


Lucrecia tiene un pequeño bazar donde vende cosméticos y útiles escolares. Lucrecia empezó su negocio con la ayuda de su esposo quien la motivo para que emprendiera el negocio con 100 dólares.

Al principio sólo vendían plumas, cuadernos, golosinas y colas. Ahora continúan ofreciendo estos productos junto con ropa y regalos.
Ella usara el préstamo para invertir en comprar variedad de mercadería a precio de mayorista.

Lucrecia tiene fe que su negocio crecerá con la variedad de articulos que ofrecerá a sus clientes.
Lucrecia tiene 39 años unida, tiene cuatro hijos todos estudian. Ella esta segura de que su negocio crecerá para salir adelante con su familia. Lucrecia tiene la esperanza de que este préstamo le ayudara ahorrar para construir su vivienda y darles educación a sus hijos.

About Ecuador

  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 63
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,495,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Lucrecia buy a variety of merchandise at wholesale prices.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Mar 24, 2007
Listed
Mar 8, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Nov 15, 2007