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Edwin Rene
Edwin Rene is married with a 5-year old and a 2-year old. His wife works in retail. He started his furniture making business 10 years ago.


He is requesting a loan to buy fabric, wood and foam to build more furniture. His furniture store has one employee and the factory has 5 employees.


He has requested 3 group loans with FAPE and has always complied with his commitments. This is his first Kiva loan.


His dream is to expand his furniture store.

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El Señor C. esta casado con 2 hijos de edades de 5 y 2 años, su esposa trabaja como comerciante, el inicio su negocio de elaboración de muebles hace 10 años.
El esta solicitando su crédito para comprar tela, madera y esponja para construir más muebles, en su tienda en donde vende muebles tiene 1 empleados y en la fábrica tiene 5 empleados.
El ha tenido 3 créditos grupales con FAPE y ha sido muy cumplido con sus compromisos y este es su primer préstamo con Kiva.
Su sueño es ampliar su local para venta de muebles.

Additional Information

About FAPE

FAPE, the Foundation for the Assistance of Small Businesses, is a nonprofit, socially-minded institution that provides loans to micro-entrepreneurs across Guatemala.

About Guatemala

  • $4,155
    Average annual income
  • 59
    View loans »
    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $8,744,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 8.3
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Edwin Rene purchase of fabric, wood and foam to build furniture.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 4, 2009
Listed
Dec 22, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Oct 20, 2010