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Alexandra Del Rocío
Alexandra is 33 years old. She is considered a friendly, hardworking, and simple woman who is very responsible with her family. Alexandra lives with her husband and their two children in Atuntaqui, which is located 15 minutes from Otavalo in the Imbabura province.

Alexandra works raising and selling pigs. Her business has 10 piglets and two female adult pigs.

This is the third consecutive year that she has worked with Fodemi. She will invest the loan in improving and expanding the pens for her pigs, since as her sales have increased, she has invested in the purchase of more piglets. She has a vision of being a wholesale distributor. She will also use the loan to purchase feed for her pigs.

Alexandra's dream is to become a distributor for large companies.
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Alexandra tiene 33 años, se considera una mujer amable, trabajadora, sencilla y muy responsable con su familia. Alexandra vive con su esposo y sus dos hijos en Atuntaqui que se encuentra a 15 minutos de Otavalo en la Provincia de Imbabura.

Alexandra trabaja sola en la crianza y venta de cerdos, en su negocio cuenta con 10 crías de cerdos y cerdos adultos de los cuales dos hembras. Es el tercer año consecutivo que trabaja con Fodemi, el crédito va a invertir en la adecuación y expansión de los corrales para sus chanchos ya que conforme va incrementando sus ventas ella invierte en la compra de más crías porque tiene una visión de ser una distribuidora mayoritaria, también el crédito utilizará en la compra de alimentación para sus chanchos.

El sueño de Alexandra es poder convertirse en una distribuidora para las grandes empresas.

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About VisionFund Ecuador

VisionFund Ecuador is a microenterprise development fund that supports groups of entrepreneurs who lack access to formal financial systems. The organization works with vulnerable populations, especially women, in the marginalized urban and rural sectors of Ecuador. Its clients work in a variety of sectors including agriculture, artisan crafts and the commercial and service sectors. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to expand the organization’s services to the poor living in more rural parts of Ecuador.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 42
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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 $1,500 helped Alexandra Del Rocío to improve and expand her pig pens and purchase feed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 30, 2012
Apr 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 2, 2013