A loan of $1,350 helps to increase her working capital and buy new styles of clothing for children, women and men.


Ligia Katiusca's story

Ligia is an enterprising 39 year old woman and resident of the city of Barranquilla, She lives with her husband and has a business selling clothing for women and men, both wholesale and retail. Ligia Katiusca started this business about five years ago with the desire to get ahead and help her husband with the household expenses. She offers her services daily through social media. She has gained a good reputation there as a responsible and hard-working woman. She offers her products in cash or by credit to her main customers.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic she had to suspend her economic activity by order of the National government. She is currently applying for her first loan from Kiva with the Fundación Mario Santo Domingo so she can increase her working capital and buy new styles of clothing for children, women and men. Support her with this loan for her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.


This loan is special because:

It provides borrowers in micro businesses with affordable loans.

Lina Ramírez, Kiva staff

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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.