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Jesus Jose
Jesus Jose is married, 52 years old, and never had the opportunity to study. He has three children, of whom 2 are studying. He works as a weaver. He started in this business as an operator, and at this point has 8 years of experience. He relies on the support of his spouse, who works knitting thread.

He is asking for a loan which he will use to purchase thread with the goal of increasing his production of fabric, and hopes in the future to have more machine operators, and contribute to the development of each and every family.
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El señor Jesus Jose esta casado, tiene 52 años de edad, no tuvo la oportunidad de estudiar, tiene 3 hijos de los cuales 2 están estudiando,se dedica a la tejeduría, inicio este negocio como operario y hasta el momento lleva 8 años de experiencia, cuenta con el apoyo de su esposa quien se dedica al tricotado de hilos.

Solicita un préstamo, que lo utilizara para la compra de hilos con el fin de incrementar su producción de tejidos, espera en el futuro tener mas operarios, y contribuir al desarrollo de cada familia.

Additional Information

About Asociación ASDIR

ASDIR (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.

About Guatemala

  • $4,155
    Average annual income
  • 81
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $9,432,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 8.0
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Jesus Jose to buy thread for his knitting business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 16, 2012
Oct 16, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 18, 2013