A loan of $625 helps to increase working capital and buy shirts, t-shirts, offer bio-security items and other products.


Eliu Joel's story

Eliu is a 31-year-old micro-entrepreneur that lives in the city of Barranquilla. He lives there with his spouse and has a business selling merchandise such as clothing. Eliu Joel started his business seven years ago and was able to get his family ahead and improve their quality of life and has earn recognition for being a responsible and committed person to his work. He offers products daily to people in the area, selling by cash or credit. Due to the Covid19 situation he had to suspend his work due to security reasons and his economic activity went down. He is currently working on getting his first kiva loan with Fundacion Mario Santo Doming to increase working capital and buy shirts, t-shirts, offer bio-security items and other products to increase sales and income. Support him with a loan for his business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sofia Burt.


This loan is special because:

It provides borrowers in micro businesses with affordable loans.

Lina Ramírez, Kiva staff

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.