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Oscar Rene
Oscar lives with his wife and their three children who are 21-, 18- and 14-years old, respectively. He is a carpenter and makes furniture, some to order and some for general sale. He operates the shop from a space in his house.
Oscar is applying for a loan that he will use to buy tools and materials--olive, laurel and cedar wood--that he needs for the business. The investment will allow him to attract more customers.
Oscar wants to improve his carpentry shop and, in turn, his family's quality of life.
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Oscar, vive con su esposa y tres hijos de 21, 18 y 14 años de edad, él es carpintero, trabaja elaborando muebles de madera los cuales ofrece a los clientes o elabora por contratos, este taller lo tiene en su propia casa.
Él solicita un préstamo para la compra de maquinaria, serrucho, cepillo, madera de aceituno, laurel y cedro, para mantener en el taller todo lo necesario, generando más confianza con los clientes en la elaboración de los muebles.
Su objetivo es mejorar su condición como carpintero y la condición de vida para su familia.

About El Salvador

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 566
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,939,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Oscar Rene to buy tools and materials for his carpentry shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 13, 2011
Listed
Dec 29, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Oct 17, 2014