Edison is an honest, patient, good-humored person who is very responsible in his work. He lives with his mother in Atuntaqui, which is near Otavalo.
He and his mother raise animals such as pigs and chickens, to earn an income to cover household expenses and pay for Edison's education costs. Edison recently requested a loan through Fodemi which will be used to upgrade the pig stye and build a chicken coop. He also will buy white chickens to raise and sell.
Edison's goal is to expand his business and distribute to large companies.
Edison es una persona honrada, paciente, de buen humor y muy responsable en su trabajo. Edison vive con su mamá en Atuntaqui que se encuentra cerca de Otavalo.
Edison trabaja con su mamá en la crianza de animales como: cerdos, pollos, negocio que les ayuda a sustentar los gastos de su hogar y los estudios de Edison, actualmente solicitó un crédito a Fodemi, el mismo que va a ser invertido en la adecuación de los corrales de los cerdos y para construir un galpon de pollos y comprar pollos blancos para crianza y venta.
Edison sueña en que su negocio sea grande y poder distribuir a grandes empresas.
About FODEMI, a partner of World Vision International
FODEMI is a microenterprise development fund that supports groups of entrepreneurs who lack access to formal financial systems. The organization works with vulnerable populations, especially women, in the marginalized urban and rural sectors of Ecuador. Its clients work in a variety of sectors including agriculture, artisan crafts and the commercial and service sectors. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to expand the organization’s services to the poor living in more rural parts of Ecuador.