She organized a group to request a loan that will be used to buy more merchandise to sell and be able to stock up to meet customer demand. She hopes in future to have large capital of her own.
The other group members are merchants, raise domestic animals and are craftswomen.
9organiza un grupo para poder solicitar un préstamo que los utilizara para la compra de mas mercadería y así pueda tener más venta, y poder suplir la demanda de sus cliente. Espera en el futuro tener capital amplio y propio. Las demás integrantes se dedican al comercio, crianza de animales domésticos, y a la artesanía.
About Asociación ASDIRASDIR (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.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.
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