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Raquel
Raquel, 58, has four children. He lives in a rural community in Siguatepeque Municipality, Comayagua. His nuclear family is composed of his wife and four children (25, 22, 18 and 13 years old). At present, two of his children are attending elementary and secondary school.

His economic activity is farming (bean and corn production). He learned to work the land from his parents when he was still a boy. He has asked for a loan to buy farm supplies (fertilizer and products to manage pests and illnesses). He believes that by providing better management to his crops harvests will be larger and so will his income.
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El señor Raquel, tiene 58 años de edad, tiene 4 hijos, reside en una Comunidad rural del Municipio de Siguatepeque, Comayagua.
Su núcleo familiar esta compuesto por su esposa y sus 4 hijos (25, 22, 18 y 13 años),, actualmente 2 de sus hijos están estudiando la educación primaria y secundaria.
La actividad económica a que se dedica es a la agricultura (producción de maíz y frijoles), desde joven aprendió a trabajar la tierra con sus padres.
Ha solicitado un préstamo para la compra de insumos (fertilizantes y productos para el control de plagas y enfermedades).
Piensa que brindándole un buen manejo a sus cultivos, la cantidad de cosecha será mayor y aumentaran sus ingresos.

Additional Information

About Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A.

This loan is administered by Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A. (ODEF), a Kiva Field Partner in Honduras. A leader in the microfinance sector since 1985, ODEF strives to combat poverty by offering a wide array of financial services to low-income men and women. The organization works with its parent NGO, ODEF OPD, to provide training and technical assistance to impoverished microentrepreneurs. By incorporating the entire family unit in this process, ODEF OPD aims to improve the standard of living through the creation of profitable enterprises. Visit ODEF’s partner page for more information.

About Honduras

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 81
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,803,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.0
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Raquel to buy farm supplies (fertilizer and pesticide).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 26, 2011
Listed
Dec 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
May 15, 2012