A loan of $1,275 helped to buy shrimp and fish.


Zoyla Esperanza's story

Zoyla, 44, lives in Machala, Ecuador. She decided to sell shellfish because her husband left her with her children. She needed to get her family ahead and she decided to go into selling shellfish. Her problem is crime. She works alone every day. In the future she wants to improve her business and get ahead.

With the loan she will buy fish and shellfish such as shrimp.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall



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