Francisco P. L., 21, is single. He studied primary education and works as an artisan. He makes pants for both men and women. He has 10 years of experience in this line of work and began as a laborer. He wants to start his own business, which is why he approached ASDIR (Kiva Field Partner) to request a loan. The loan will be used for his current goal to buy two sewing machines which will be used to make pants. In the future he would like to own his own clothing business.
Francisco P. L., es soltero, tiene 21 años de edad, estudio los estudio de educación primaria, se dedica a la artesania, a la confeccion de pantalones para damas y caballeros, lleva 10 años de experiencia en este trabajo, inició como operario.
Quiere iniciar su propio negocio, por lo se acercó a ASDIR para solicitar un préstamo que le servirá para comprar dos maquinas planas para confeccionar pantalones lo es el objetivo principal de Francisco P. L., y en el futuro contar con su propia empresa de confecciones.
About Asociación ASDIR
ASDIR (Asociación de Desarrollo Integral Rural - Association for the Development of Rural Communities) is a community-based organization that works to promote development in the villages and communities where it serves. It was founded in 1999 in the village of Nimasac, Totonicapán Department, by a handful of local men and women to support community projects and group loans. Today ASDIR has 5 offices across 3 departments (Totonicapán, Sololá and Suchitepéquez) serving more than 6,000 clients, most of them in rural communities.