A loan of $1,100 helps to buy clothing, shoes, purses, make up and other products.


Gladys Alejandra's story

Gladys Alejandra lives in a common law marriage, she has a 3 year old son from this relationship. Her partner is an electrician, they live in Manta which has beautiful beaches and a diverse cuisine. However the place is still very affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.

She is a tenacious woman who does not give up on the face of adversity in her life, and in her environment. She strives to get ahead in life selling clothing, shoes, purses, perfume, cosmetics and other products that are sent to her from the United States. She sells from door to door, from home and in social networks. She offers credit terms and collects every 8 days. This allows her to improve her family situation despite the worry she still has about falling sick. This loan is to buy clothing, shoes, purses, make up and other products.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Nic Couldrey.


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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*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.

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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.