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Violeta Jazmin
Violeta is 22 years old; she has an internet café. She lives with her 2 year old son in a semi urban area called Paraíso de la flor located in an area characterized by its dirt roads and mountains.

Violeta and her mother work selling chickens but it was too tedious and difficult to keep the chickens and they decided to change businesses. With a small capital, 6 months ago they began their small internet café that Violeta manages. They work from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. providing internet, beverages and telephones for their customers. Internet service costs $ 0.50 per hour, cell phone calls are $ 0.05 per minute and beverages begin at $ 0.40 depending on the brand.

Violeta wants to continue with her business and that is why she wants to buy two computers to give better services for her customers. In the future, she would like to sell cell phones and computers.

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Violeta de 22 años, tiene un cybe- café. Vive con su hijo de 2 años en una zona periurbana llamada Paraíso de la flor ubicada en una zona caracterizada por sus caminos de tierra y montañas.

Ella y su mama trabajaban vendiendo pollos pero como era muy cansado y dificultoso mantener a los pollos decidieron cambiar de negocio. Con un pequeño capital hace 6 meses comenzaron con su pequeño cyber-café para que Violeta lo administre. Atienden desde las 09h00am hasta las 21h00pm dando los servicios de internet, bebidas y telefonía. La hora de internet la da por $ 0.50, llamadas a celular a $ 0.05 el minuto, y las bebidas según la marca a $ 0.40.

Ella quiere continuar con su negocio por eso quiere comprar dos computadoras par darle un mejor servicio a sus clientes. En el futuro quiere vender celulares y computadoras.

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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
  • 75
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,542,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Violeta Jazmin to buy computers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 11, 2010
Nov 20, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011