Flor De Papa Group
The group pictured above has come together and organized themselves well. They are presently requesting a loan which they plan to put towards the purchase of input products for planting their potato crops. With this investment, they plan to buy seeds, manure, insecticides, and other items, which they hope will help them to increase their potato production, sales and overall income. All of the group members make a living farming potatoes.
Organiza un grupo para poder solicitar un prestamos que lo utilizara para la compra de insumos, como semillas, abono, insecticida, etc. Para aumentar producción de papas, sus ventas y sus ingresos. Los demás integrantes del grupo se dedican al mismo trabajo, la siembra de papas.
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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