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Ana Isabel
Ana is a single woman, 28 years old, who lives with her parents, who live on Calle Bugdof 2 Aldea San Jorge La Laguna, Sololá.

She buys and sells artisan products such as silver jewelry, artisan purses, and marble figurines. She started doing this 12 years ago.

She chose this activity because her parents taught her to work at a young age, and because of this she generates revenue and earnings that allow her to support her family.

She is requesting a loan of Q. 10,000.00 that she will use to grow her business to have diversity of silver jewelry, artisan purses, and marble figurines.

Her dream is to build a home and become independent to be an entrepreneurial woman.
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Ana es una señorita soltera de 28 años quien vive con sus padres, quienes viven en la Calle Bugdof 2 Aldea San Jorge La Laguna, Sololá.
Ella se dedica a la compraventa de artesanías como joyería de plata, bolsas artesanales y figuras de mármol, lo viene realizando desde hace 12 años. Eligio está actividad porque sus padres le enseñaron esta labor a su corta edad, es por ello que de esta manera obtiene ingresos y ganancias que le permiten aportar al sustento familiar.
Ella está solicitando un préstamo de Q 10,000.00 que utilizara para la ampliación de su negocio para obtener diversidad de productos en joyería de plata, bolsas artesanales y figuras de mármol.
Su sueño es construir su casa e independizarse para ser una mujer emprendedora.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

ADICLA's youth entrepreneurship loans allow young people without prior credit histories to borrow in groups, an opportunity that is not offered by many other microfinance institutions in Guatemala. The loans will be used to help them start small businesses.


ADICLA (Association for the Holistic Development of the Basin of Lake Atitlán) is nonprofit rural community development association that provides small loans and services to improve quality of life in two of the poorest regions of Guatemala, home to large indigenous populations. Kiva funding will be used to support three innovative credit initiatives: youth business loans, green loans, and smaller loans to help ADICLA move down-market and serve poorer clients.

About Guatemala

  • $5,300
    Average annual income
  • 48
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $12,568,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.8
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,300 helped Ana Isabel grow her artisan business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 4, 2013
Jun 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2014