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Total loan: $1,200
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Irene Elizabeth

Ecuador
Ventanas, Ecuador / Agriculture

A loan of $1,200 helped to buy seeds, manure, and fertilizer for her crops, as well as feed for her animals.


Irene Elizabeth's story

Irene is 23 and in a common-law marriage. She lives with her partner and children in the city of Ventanas, Los Rios province. The El Laurel communal bank is located in the El Laurel district of the Zapotal Nuevo parish, belonging to the Ventanas canton. The residents work in agriculture. Irene works in agriculture and plants corn, rice, and beans. She also raises chickens and hogs. She will invest this loan in the purchase of seeds, manure, and fertilizer for her crops, as well as feed for her animals. Loans are a great help in increasing production. Irene's dream is to have money to fix up her house. She enjoys dancing and watching soap operas.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christine Cooper



Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: July 9, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Repayment schedule: At end of term
Disbursed date: July 9, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: Cooperativa San Jose