A loan helped to start her business selling clothing by catalog which will allow her to improve her life style.


Maria De Lourdes's story

María is a young Ecuadorian, born in the city of Latacunga, in Cotopaxi province. She lives in a sector of the city where people work in industrial mechanics. María is 24 years old, single and lives in her parent's house. Thanks to the efforts of her parents, she completed her studies at university. She has a degree in Accounting and Auditing. She is going to start her own business by selling clothing from catalogs itinerantly. This will permit her to improve her lifestyle.

María will use the requested loan for her new business, hoping with the loan to create new income. María is grateful to Kiva and Fundación Alternativa for helping her to fulfill her dreams.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo.



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