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Total loan: $2,175
Jipijapa, Manabí Province, Ecuador / Retail
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Mercedes Olga's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!
A loan helped to buy shoes, pants, t-shirts, blouses, and other clothing items.
Mercedes Olga's story
Mercedes Olga is a hardworking woman who, in spite of the difficulty, searches for a way to earn a living. She achieves this thanks to the loans that help her to finance her business. She continues with her business selling clothing and shoes. She makes sales door-to-door, from her house, and on social media. She sells on credit and collects every 8 days. In spite of the fear that she still feels, she is able to keep hoping that things will improve. This loan is to buy shoes, pants, t-shirts, blouses, and other clothing items.