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Carlos Victor
Carlos Victor is 38, married, and has a son who goes to school. He has a primary school education. He is a weaver.

He started this business as an operator for another business, and now has 16 years of experience.

He decided to apply for a loan to increase his working capital, as he is going to buy raw material to produce more woven fabric. He is buying labor and thread of different kinds and colors, so that his business will be more prosperous in the future.
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El señor Carlos Victor es casado, tiene 38 años de edad, estudios lo estudios de educación primaria, tiene 1 hijo el cual está estudiando, se dedica a la tejeduría, inicio este negocio como operador para otro negocio, hasta el momento lleva 16 años de experiencia.

Decide solicitar un préstamo para ampliar su capital de trabajo, ya que va a compra materia prima para producir más tejido, compra de labor e hilos de diferentes clases y colores, ya que su negocio sea mas prospero en el futuro.

Additional Information

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.

About Guatemala

  • $5,300
    Average annual income
  • 80
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $9,872,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.8
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Carlos Victor to buy labor and thread for weaving.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 3, 2011
Aug 29, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2012