A loan of $1,350 helps to increase working capital and buy biosecurity elements, pay for salaries and pay to suppliers.


Tania Margarita's story

Tania is a 28-year-old enterprising woman who lives in the city of Barranquilla with her partner and has an optical store. She started her business approximately 2 years ago with her partner after both having acquire the necessary knowledge and to realize how profitable the business is. She offers her services every day to her main customers who are people close to the area and people passing by the shopping center. She offers cash or credit payments. She has earned a good reputation in the area because she is a responsible and hard-working person.

Because of the Covid-19 pandemic, she had to suspend commercial activity for security reasons and national government regulations. Currently, she is requesting her first loan with Fundación Mario Santo Domingo to be able to increase her working capital and to buy biosecurity elements, pay salaries, and pay to suppliers. Support her in this loan for her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Soledad Merlo.


This loan is special because:

It provides borrowers in micro businesses with affordable loans.

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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.