A loan helped to buy hair dyes, nail varnishes and tools which she needs to carry out her work.


Mariuxi Ariana's story

Mariuxi Ariana and her family live in Picoaza, a place where the majority of people work in trade and which has also been very affected by Covid 19.

She is a woman who seeks a way to earn an income and with it help her husband with the household costs. It is thanks to the loans that she can manage to do this. More so now with the with the emergency as work is scarce. It is thanks to her work, she is a skilled worker and carries out work such as hair cuts, hair dyes, hair straightening and other hair looks, as well as nail painting and nail treatments.

When the quarantine began, it was bad for her because of fear and due to the restrictions, she was unable to work but then after time, she began again and now continues to carry out her work.

This loan is to buy hair dyes, nail varnishes and tools which she needs to carry out her work.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Erica McLay.


This loan is special because:

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



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