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Rosalia De Los Angeles
Rosalia is 21 and a hard worker with great aspirations for her family. On weekdays, she sells "encebollados," a typical Ecuadorian dish of fish, plantains, and bread. Her cooking occupies her from 7 a.m. to noon, and she sells each dish at a price of US$ 1.50. Most of her clients enjoy her meals for breakfast. Rosalia wants very much to grow her business and seeks a loan to buy tables and chairs to better accomodate her customers. In the future, she hopes to improve her family's prospects by opening her own bakery.
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Rosalia de 21 años, es una mujer trabajadora que tiene muchas aspiraciones para su familia. Por eso vende en el día encebollados (plato típico del Ecuador que se come con plátanos, pescado y pan).

En la actualidad trabaja de lunes a viernes desde las 07h00am hasta las 12h00 haciendo encebollados. Cada plato lo vende a $ 1.50 y la mayoría de personas que comen el plato lo hacen en el desayuno. Quiere seguir prosperando por eso quiere comprar con el préstamo mesas y sillas para que sus clientes se sientan cómodos comiendo el encebollado. En el futuro quiere asegurar la vida de sus hijos y tener su propia panadería.

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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
  • 38
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,685,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Rosalia De Los Angeles tables and chairs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 18, 2011
Feb 19, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011