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Yanis Del Carmen
The members of the communal bank Organized Women meet in the canton of Rocafuerte every fifteen days. Rocafuerte is known for its delicious sweets made by the locals, recognized throughout the country.

This is where Yanis lives. Forty-eight years old, she is married, and she and her husband have a 16-year-old daughter who is in her fifth year at the secondary school. Her husband is a businessman.

Yanis is a hardworking woman who enjoys working side by side with her husband to get ahead. They sell fruits and vegetables in a stand in the Manta market. They work every day. He works from 5:00 am until 4 o'clock in the afternoon. She starts a bit later, arriving immediately after sending their daughter to school, and works only until mid day, when her daughter arrives home from school. They purchase their merchandise from some wholesalers who set up in the market, and some goods they get from Rocafuerte.

This loan will be used to continue investing in their business of purchasing fruits and vegetables. Yanis is a founding member of the communal bank, and she is very pleased that thanks to these credits, she has been able to expand her business. She dreams of running a shop in her home and of seeing her daughter become a professional.
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En el cantón Rocafuerte se reúnen cada quince días las socias del Banco Comunal Mujeres Organizadas. Este lugar se lo conoce por sus deliciosos dulces que preparan los lugareños y que son reconocidos en todo el país.

En este lugar vive la señora Yanis, tiene 48 años de edad, está casada y de esta relación tienen una hija de 16 años que estudia el quinto año de colegio. Su marido es comerciante.

Doña Yanis es una mujer muy trabajadora que le gusta trabajar con su marido para salir adelante, ellos trabajan en la venta de frutas y legumbres, tienen un puesto en un mercado en Manta, trabajan todos los días, él desde las 5h00 hasta las 16h00 y ella llega un poco más tarde luego que su hija se va al colegio y solo trabaja hasta el medio día ya que a esa hora llega su hija del colegio, su mercadería la compran a comerciantes mayoristas que venden en el mercado y ciertos productos los llevan desde Rocafuerte.

Este crédito es para seguir invirtiendo en su negocio comprando frutas y legumbres. Ella es fundadora del Banco Comunal y está muy contenta ya que gracias a los créditos a podido aumentar su negocio

Sus sueños son tener una tienda en su casa y ver que su hija sea profesional.


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  • $10,200
    Average annual income
  • 15
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  • $22,541,325
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,600 helped Yanis Del Carmen purchase fruits and vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jul 31, 2013
Listed
Aug 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Dec 17, 2013