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Total loan: $600
Guayaquil (Fortin), Guayas, Ecuador / Services
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A loan helped To buy detergent and fabric softener.
Merly Rocio's story
Merly is 47 years old and has four children aged 11, 10, 6 and 13 years. She owns a laundry business and lives in a peri-urban area of Guayaquil called el Fortín (a place hills and dirt roads). In order to sustain her home and work for her own laundry business, she had to rent a place she inherited from her parents. Little by little, and with effort, she was able to buy her first washing machine and stopped renting the place. With the loan, Merley wants to buy detergent and fabric softener. In the future, she wants to go nursing school and finish the construction of her house.
Translated from Spanish by Liliana Matos, Kiva Volunteer