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Digna Fidela

Update on Digna Fidela

Digna is 38 years old and is married with three children. She lives with her husband and children in the canton of Ventanas in Los Ríos Province. She is a member of the October 27th Communal Bank, which is located in the neighborhood of Santa Sofía in the canton of Ventanas. This communal bank supports the work of short-cycle farmers who grow corn, rice, and pigeon peas.

Digna is a farmer who grows corn and rice. She buys her supplies and sells her products in Ventanas.

Digna is requesting this loan to buy manure, fertilizers, urea, and weed killers. With the help of this loan, she will be able to purchase the inputs necessary for cultivation without any difficulties. She faces challenges such as plagues, mice, and locusts in the crops.

Her dream is to be able to purchase terrain that she can harvest and on which she can build a house. In her free time, she likes to do housework.
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DIGNA tiene 38 años de edad es casada tiene tres hijos, vive con el esposo y con los hijos en el Cantón Ventanas provincia de los ríos

Es integrante de la VRC 27 DE OCTUBR, se encuentra ubicada en el recinto Santa Sofía, Perteneciente al Cantón Ventanas, Esta ventanilla se dedica a labores agrícolas de ciclo corto siembra de maíz, arroz, frejol gandul.
Digna se dedica a la agricultura a la siembre de maíz y arroz

Digna se dedica a la agricultura a la siembra de maíz y arroz, las compras y las ventas lo hace en Ventanas.

Solicita el crédito para poder comprar abonos, fertilizantes, urea, líquidos para la maleza, Con la ayuda del crédito podrá comprar insumos para los cultivos sin ninguna dificultad. Enfrenta desafíos como las plagas el raton y la langosta en los sembríos.

El sueño es poder comprar un terreno para poder sembrar y hacer una casa. En el tiempo libre le gusta realizar los quehaceres domésticos.

Previous Loan Details

Digna Fidela is 38 years old and married. She lives with her husband and children in the canton of Ventanas in Los Ríos Province. The October 27th Communal Bank is located in the neighborhood of Recinto San Sofia, which is part of the canton of Ventanas. This Communal Bank is composed of s... More from Digna Fidela's previous loan »

Additional Information

About Cooperativa San Jose

This loan is administered by Cooperativa San Jose, a 45,000-member credit union located high in the Andes Mountains of Ecuador’s poorest province, Bolivar. They offer a unique loan called “Ventanillas Rurales” [Window to the Countryside], which uses a group guarantee but is an individual loan with a savings component, mostly to rural borrowers. Due to low savings rates and a history of macroeconomic instability, many traditional loans in Ecuador demand interest rates that are prohibitively high for some borrowers. There is also a high incidence of extortionist black-market lending in Ecuador. CSJ helps mitigate these problems by providing a less onerous and more appropriate option. Join CSJ’s Lending Team!

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This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 43
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  • $26,542,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Digna Fidela to buy manure, fertilizer, urea and weed killers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Aug 3, 2012
Aug 29, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2013