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Total loan: $1,800

Gloria Estefanía

Ibarra, Imbabura Province, Ecuador / Clothing

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A loan helped to buy clothing to sell.

Gloria Estefanía's story

Gloria is 19 years old and lives with her parents. She pays for her architecture studies because she wants to improve and become a professional.

Gloria buys and sells clothing in one of the markets of the city.

She is requesting a loan to buy more merchandise and increase her sales.

She thanks Kiva for the opportunity it offers to have a better quality of life.