A loan of $900 helps to buy pants, t-shirts, blouses, and other clothes.


Jomayra Celeste's story

Jomayra Celeste is 25 years old and, in a common-law marriage, and has 2 daughters who are 9-year-old twins. Her partner is a driver, and they live in the Montecristi canton, which is known for its rich precolonial culture and its artisan work, and which has been very affected by COVID-19, both economically and socially.

She is a very hardworking woman who seeks a way to earn an income, and with it keep going through this tough situation caused by the pandemic. She works selling clothing. She sells door to door, at her house, and also through social media. She sells by credit or cash, depending on the customer. The loans are very helpful to her because this is how she finances her business and earns a living.

This loan is to buy pants, t-shirts, blouses, and other clothes.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Julie Arenson.


This loan is special because:

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

Patrick Flynn, Kiva staff

Patrick Flynn
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.