A loan helped to buy furniture and groceries.


Rosmery Dayana's story

Rosmery is 30, lives with her partner in the El Palmar neighborhood at Esmeraldas sector. She lives in a house that she has rented for 5 years. Rosmery is a hardworking and entrepreneurial woman. She currently works preparing fast food such as sandwiches, smoothies, corviches (fried food with filling) and breakfasts, this has allowed her to obtain income to cover her family expenses. Rosmery gets up very early to get her business ready, opens at 7 AM her small shop located in her own home. Rosmery needs the loan to invest in her business, she'd like to buy new tables, kitchen items to improve the quality of service to her customers and improve the aspect of her business. Rosmery is grateful to KIVA for the support, she is happy to be able to continue working and obtaining income to improve her quality of life.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sofia Burt.


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It focuses on the poorest one-fifth of the population with no access to financial services.



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