Doña María Rosario D. León Menchú, age 58, is married and has a son who is in school. She was unable to get an education herself. She sells food for a living and has been in business for ten years selling fried potatoes. Her husband helps her with the business.
She has requested a loan through ASDIR to buy land which is a profitable investment, thus improving her and her family's living conditions.
Doña María Rosario D. León Menchú, tiene 58 años D. edad, es casada, no tuvo la oportunidad D. asistir a una escuela, tiene 1 hijo, quien no esta estudiando, se dedica a vender comida, en este caso a vender papas fritas, lleva 10 años D. experiencia con este negocio, cuenta con el apoyo D. su esposo quien se dedica al mismo oficio.
DeciD. solicitar un préstamo a ASDIR para invertirlo en la compra D. un terreno, lo cual es una inversión rentable para mejorar su condición D. vida y la D. su familia.
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.