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Doña Margarita is 47 years old, separated, with three children. She sells clothes, cosmetics and perfumes to the women in her community. She belongs to the group Niño de Atocha 2 and the other member of the group is doña Leydi Domínguez Gra, who sells shoes from catalogue. Both ladies will use the loan to buy more products to increase the sales for each of their businesses.

Translated from Spanish by Lene Struck, Kiva volunteer.

MARGARITA, se dedica a la venta de ropa, cosméticos y perfumes a las mujeres de su comunidad, tiene 47 años, separada y tres hijos. Pertenece al grupo Niño de Atocha 2 y las otras integrantes del grupo son: Leydi Domínguez Gra. (Venta de zapatos por catálogos) Ambas esperan con sus préstamos invertir comprando mayor cantidad de productos del rubro de cada una para de esta forma aumentar sus ventas.

About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 73
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  • $22,243,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Margarita increase sale of clothing, shoes, and cosmetics.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 24, 2007
Oct 10, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 25, 2008