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Consuelo Alejandrina
Consuela Alejandrina is 34 years old, single and has three children. She lives with them in the city of Ventanas in De Los Rios province. She is a member of the San Francisco communal bank, located in the rural settlement of Pantano, which is part of Ventanas canton. People in this area make their living from farming and livestock-raising.

Consuelo Alejandrina is a farmer and grows corn. She also raises chickens and pigs. She is applying for the loan in order to buy seeds, urea fertilizer, insecticides, herbicide, manure and chickens.

With the help of the loan she will be able to have more income. Her dream is to keep working and investing so that she can earn a profit from her crops. The challenges she faces are pests and crop diseases. In her free time she likes to play soccer.
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CONSUELO ALEJANDRINA tiene 34 años de edad es soltera tiene tres hijas, vive con ellas en la ciudad de Ventanas Provincias de los ríos.

Es Integrante de la VRC SAN FRANCISCO, se encuentra ubicada en el Recinto Pantano, Pertenece al Cantón Ventanas se dedican a labores agrícolas y Pecuarias.

CONSUELO ALEJANDRINA Se dedica a la agricultura a la siembra de maíz, además se dedica a la crianza de pollos y cerdos. Solicita el crédito para comprar semillas, urea, insecticidas, ranger, abono orgánico, pollos.

Con la ayuda del crédito podrá tener más ingresos. El sueño es seguir trabajando e invertir para obtener ganancia de los productos.

Los desafíos a los que se enfrenta son las plagas y enfermedades en los cultivos. En el tiempo libre le gusta jugar pelota.

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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!

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 40
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,742,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Consuelo Alejandrina to buy seeds, urea fertilizer, insecticides, herbicide, manure, and chickens.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Oct 4, 2012
Oct 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 23, 2013