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Carla is a brave woman. She is 44 years old and lives with her husband and 4 children, whom she loves with all of her heart, and whom she fights day to day to get ahead. Carla is defined as an enterprising woman who is humble and who fights to achieve her goals. She does everything out of love for her family.

The loan she has asked FODEMI for will be invested in improving the store, buying shelves and display cases to place and display the products. She also needs to to buy some popular products that she doesn't have and that are much in demand by her customers.

Carla's dream is to have her own micro-market and a little store with basic necessity products to sell in her city. Also, to buy a house with this income and give her children a better life. She loves them with her own life.
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La Sra. Carla es una mujer valiente, ella tiene 44 años, vive junto a su esposo y tiene 4 hijos a los cuales ama con todo su corazón y lucha día a día para sacarlos adelante, Carla se define como una persona emprendedora , humilde y muy luchadora por alcanzar sus metas, hace todo por el amor a su familia.
El crédito solicitado a FODEMI se lo invertirá en la adecuación de la tienda, en la compra de estanterías y vitrinas para la colocación y exhibición de los productos que existe en la tienda, además hace falta comprar algunos productos de consumo masivo los cuales no tiene y es muy solicitado por sus clientes.
El sueño que Carla tiene es el tener su propio micro mercado, y una pequeña bodega de productos de primera necesidad para vender en su ciudad, y con estos ingresos poder comprarse una casa y darles una mejor vida a sus hijos a los cuales ama con su propia vida

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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
  • 35
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,524,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Carla to improve her store and buy popular products she needs to sell in her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 12, 2012
Jan 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014