A loan of $1,625 helps to buy orders of makeup, perfumes, creams, and headbands etc.


Mayra Alexandra's story

Mayra Alexandra and her family live in San Agustín, along the Tosagua Bahía de Caráquez road. People there work in agriculture, raising animals, and making money from shrimp pools.

Mayra Alexandra earns a living from selling Avon catalogue products, Belcorp (Beauty products, cosmetics, perfumes and accessories for ladies) Azzorti (beauty products, personal care, clothing and homeware). Before this, she used to sell fish. During this global crisis, she has experienced financial difficulties, her clients cannot pay her because they have been left without a job and others have died. At the start of the crisis she could not sell, but little by little she is starting up her business again so that she can generate an income. This loan is to buy makeup, perfumes, creams, and headbands, etc. her dream is to have a place of her own and for her family to be healthy.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jake Doyle.


This loan is special because:

It helps borrowers withstand negative economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Patrick Flynn
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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.