A loan helped to purchase a massage machine and beauty products.


Imelda's story

Imelda is 45 years old and single. Imelda is from the country of Colombia, a country which is currently in a difficult social situation. For this reason, she now lives in the city of Quito as a refugee. This city has received them very well.

She is a hardworking woman who, with her two children, tries to get ahead. She has a business in which she offers hairstyling services to children, women, and men. The requested loan will allow her to invest in the purchase of a machine to give massages and products to offer spa and massage services.

This loan will allow her to expand her business and diversify the offered services, becoming recognized in the market in this way.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris.


This loan is special because:

It helps Venezuelan refugees in Ecuador to rebuild their lives.



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