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Wilfredo
Sr. Wilfredo is 25 years old and lives with his common-law wife in a rural neighborhood in the town of Arizona in the Department of Atlántida. He is a farmer who specifically grows corn. Wilfredo also raises pigs for fattening.


He started working in agriculture at a very young age as a farm laborer. For the past five years, he has been producing and selling corn as well as pork. In order to plant corn, Wilfredo utilizes a rented plot of land. He is currently requesting a loan in the amount of 21,000 HNL. Wilfredo plans to invest in the purchase of supplies (fertilizer and herbicides). By managing his crops well and giving them attention, he hopes to obtain a good harvest and generate more income.


Wilfredo is motivated to continue with his business. In the future, he plans to utilize his profits by acquiring a parcel of land and a house of his own.

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El Señor Wilfredo, tiene 25 años de edad y vive en unión libre con su esposa en una aldea rural del municipio de Arizona, Departamento de Atlántida.
Su actividad económica es la agricultura, dedicado específicamente a la producción de maíz, y a la cría y engorde de cerdos.
Él inicio sus labores en la agricultura desde muy joven, trabajando como jornalero. Hace 5 años que se dedica a la producción y venta de maíz y carne de cerdo.
Para la siembra del maíz, Wilfredo utiliza un terreno alquilado, actualmente ha solicitado un préstamo por la cantidad de 21,000 Lempiras, los cuales piensa invertir en la compra de insumos (fertilizante y herbicidas). El considera que dándole buen manejo y asistencia al cultivo, obtendrá una buena cosecha que le permitirá obtener mayores ganancias.
Se siente motivado a seguir con su negocio, él planea en el futuro utilizar sus ganancias para adquirir una parcela de tierra y tener su propia casa.

Additional Information

About Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A.

This loan is administered by Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A. (ODEF), a Kiva Field Partner in Honduras. A leader in the microfinance sector since 1985, ODEF strives to combat poverty by offering a wide array of financial services to low-income men and women. The organization works with its parent NGO, ODEF OPD, to provide training and technical assistance to impoverished microentrepreneurs. By incorporating the entire family unit in this process, ODEF OPD aims to improve the standard of living through the creation of profitable enterprises. Visit ODEF’s partner page for more information.

About Honduras

  • $4,200
    Average annual income
  • 27
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,199,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.6
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD
Expired
A loan of $1,075 helped Wilfredo to buy fertilizer and herbicides.
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 7, 2012
Listed
Oct 7, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Expired:
Nov 6, 2012