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Maricela Pascuala
Maricela, age 34, is a hardworking woman who has made progress in her small stationary shop. Thanks to severance pay that she received and a loan when she began the business it has grown little by little. She works every day. Previously her mother helped her, but since her mother died Maricela works alone. One of the major difficulties for her business is crime in the area. She is a single mother who has two children, ages 6 and 8.

With the loan she wants to increase her productivity by acquiring basic stationary items. One of her goals is to have a much bigger shop stocked as a stationary store. She also wants to give a better education to her children.

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Maricela de 34 años, Es una mujer trabajadora que ha salido adelante en su pequeña papelería por medio de una liquidación que recibió. Y con préstamo que hizo en la fundación la estuvo incrementando poco a poco.

Ella trabaja todo el día antes la ayudaba su mama desde que falleció lo hace sola. Una de sus dificultades en su negocio es la delincuencia que hay en el sector. Es madre soltera tiene dos hijos de 6 y 8 años. Con el préstamo quiere aumentar su productividad en artículos de primera necesidad.

Una de sus metas es tener una tienda muchos más grande y surtido, en conjunto con la papelería. Y darle lo mejor a sus hijos en sus estudios.

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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
  • 39
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,686,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Maricela Pascuala to acquire basic stationary items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 24, 2011
Mar 25, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012