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Melvin Everardo
Melvin Everardo is 39 years old. He lives in the town of Gualaco, located in the department of Olancho. He has been working as a carpenter for 22 years and learned the trade from his father.

The business of carpentry in certain seasons is very profitable for Melvin and since he has good customers in this Christmas season they are placing orders.

He is asking for a loan in order to buy wood and thus to have more raw material for his business. Melvin’s greatest desire is to increase his earnings and thus improve the family savings and to improve the premises of his woodworking shop.
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Melvin Everardo de 39 años de edad, reside en el municipio de Gualaco, ubicado en el departamento de Olancho. Desde hace 22 años que se dedica a la carpintería y aprendió del oficio gracias a su padre.
El negocio de la carpintería en ciertas temporadas resulta ser muy rentable para Melvin ya que cuenta con buenos clientes y en esta temporada navideña le están solicitando algunos pedidos. Él solicita este préstamo para comprar madera y así contar con más materia prima para elaborar los muebles que ya tiene encargados por sus clientes. El mayor deseo de Melvin es el de aumentar sus ganancias y de esta forma mejorar la economía de su hogar y mejorar la instalación física de su taller de carpintería.

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Honduras is one of the poorest countries in the Western Hemisphere with approximately 59% of people living below the poverty line. Familia y Medio Ambiente OPDF (FAMA OPDF) is a Honduran non-profit with no religious or political affiliation. FAMA’s mission is to provide quality and opportune financial services so that men and women have equal opportunities to develop their micro or small businesses, whether they focus on agriculture, manufacturing or services. FAMA operates 13 branches throughout Honduras and serves over 12,500 clients.

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  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 89
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,676,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Melvin Everardo to buy wood.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 29, 2011
Listed
Dec 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 15, 2012