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Sara Soraya
Sara, age 35, has a sewing and tailoring shop. She lives in a periurban area along the Perimetral Highway of Guayaquil, which is surrounded by a marsh.

Sara has been sewing and producing clothes for several years, with her specialty being formal gowns and suits. She works with her daughter and mother. The clothes she produces are designed according to the size of the person requesting the work. Sara makes approximately 300 deliveries each month to different customers. This loan will be used to buy fabrics and accessories for her business.

In the future, Sara wants to build a better house and have a larger space for her workshop.

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Sara de 35 años, tiene un taller de confección y costura, vive en una zona periurbana en la Perimetral de Guayaquil (rodeada de un estero).

Hace años se dedica a la costura y confección pero su especialidad son trajes formales y ternos. Trabaja en conjunto de su hija y mama, según como sea el tamaño de la persona cobrar el trabajo. Tiene un aproximado de 300 trajes mensual que entrega a diferentes clientes. Con el préstamo quiere comprar telas y accesorios para el taller de confección y costura.

En el futuro quiere construir mejor su casa y tener un espacio mas grande para el taller de costura y confección.

Additional Information

About Banco D-MIRO

Banco D-MIRO is a microfinance institution that serves the most vulnerable sectors of Ecuador’s economy. It offers very small loan sizes without requiring collateral, expanding access to borrowers who would not otherwise be able to access capital to start and grow their own businesses. It also specifically targets borrowers who are excluded from formal financial systems due to race, ethnicity, gender, disability or illness.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 43
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,541,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Sara Soraya purchase fabric & accessories.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 4, 2010
Oct 29, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 16, 2012