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Elisa Delfina
Elisa, 66, still has the necessary energy to keep on working in her job raising animals. She's married and has five children, but none of them live with her anymore. Elisa lives with her husband, who works in agriculture.

With the loan Elisa's going to buy pigs and get ahead with it. That way she can help her two granddaughters, who live with her and are attending school.
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Elisa a sus 66 años de edad todavia tienen el animo suficiente para seguir trabajando en su actividad que es la crianza de animales, ella es casada y tien 5 hijos pero ya ninguno vive con ella, Elisa vive con su esposo que se dedica a la agricultura, con el credito Elisa va a comprar chanchos y seguir adelante en este y poder ayudar a sus 2 nietas que viven con Elisa y que estan asistiendo al colegio.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of VisionFund Ecuador's effort to reach vulnerable populations located along Ecuador’s frontier with Colombia. This region generally lacks access to financial services and is populated by many Colombian refugees seeking asylum from guerrilla warfare. This loan is designed to help these vulnerable populations improve their lives and set up sustainable businesses.

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
  • 28
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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 $500 helped Elisa Delfina to buy pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 12, 2014
Jun 26, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2015