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Rosa Fabiola
Rosa raises pigs in some pens that she rented from another gentleman. She is married and has three children, two of whom are married. The youngest child is 15 years old and in school. Rosa says that she began raising pigs two years ago when she obtained her first loan from FODEMI. Her husband is part of a work crew that meets every day at the same place in order to be taken to a job site.

Rosa’s loan will be invested in the purchase of pigs so that she can improve her business and her family’s quality of life.
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Rosa se dedica a la crianza de chanchos en unas chancheras que le arrienda un señor, ella es casada y tiene 3 hijos de los que 2 ya son casados y una de 15 años se encuentra estudiando, comenta que se dedica a la crianza de chanchos desde hace 2 años cuando Fodemi le otorgo el primer crédito, su esposo trabaja en la cuadrilla (personas que se reúnen diariamente en lugar esperando que llegue alguien y les de trabajo), el crédito lo va a invertir en la compra de chanchos para mejorar su negocio y mejorar la calidad de vida de su familia.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of VisionFund Ecuador's effort to reach vulnerable populations located along Ecuador’s frontier with Colombia. This region generally lacks access to financial services and is populated by many Colombian refugees seeking asylum from guerrilla warfare. This loan is designed to help these vulnerable populations improve their lives and set up sustainable businesses.

About VisionFund Ecuador

VisionFund Ecuador is a microenterprise development fund that supports groups of entrepreneurs who lack access to formal financial systems. The organization works with vulnerable populations, especially women, in the marginalized urban and rural sectors of Ecuador. Its clients work in a variety of sectors including agriculture, artisan crafts and the commercial and service sectors. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to expand the organization’s services to the poor living in more rural parts of Ecuador.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 75
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $25,019,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Rosa Fabiola to buy pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 4, 2014
Jun 18, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2015