Total loan: $1,075

Rosa Del Carmen

Jaramijo, Manabí, Ecuador / Food

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A loan helped to buy provisions in order to re-open her business.

Rosa Del Carmen's story

Rosa del Carmen is in a common law marriage and has 4 adult children. They live in Jaramijo, known for its beautiful beaches along the coast. The majority of the inhabitants in this attractive place make their living from fishing.
Rosa del Carmen, together with her partner, strives every day to get ahead. It was for this reason that 5 years ago she decided to start up a fast food business selling kebabs, chicken wings, roast meat and other items. However since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic her business has been affected and her sales have diminished. Her regular customers have stayed away for fear of the disease. However despite the situation she continues to strive to save her business and make a living.
She will use this loan to buy provisions to re-open her business. She hopes that her business will keep growing at that her family stays healthy.