Karina Adilia Karlota
Update on Karina Adilia KarlotaKarina Adilia Karlota, 21, is married and has a small son. She went to primary school and now knits traditional clothes. She started this line of work thanks to her mother’s support, since she paid for her training. She worked as a machine operator for some time, which helped her build some capital to buy supplies and to start her own business. She has now six years of experience and does very well. Her husband, who works as a bus attendant, supports her.
Karina is requesting a loan to buy threads and decorative embroidery of different sizes and designs, in order to increase her production and have more possibilities to attract customers and sell more. She wants to have a large establishment in the future, with several looms and several employees.
Solicita un préstamo que lo utilizará para la compra de hilos y labores de diferentes colores y diseños, para poder incrementar su volumen de producción de tejidos y tener mas posibilidades de atraer clientes y vender mas, en el futuro espera tener un negocio amplio, con varios telares y trabajadores.
Previous Loan DetailsKarina Adilia Karlota is 20 years of age and married with a small child. She went to elementary school, and currently works as a weaver. She started working in this field thanks to the support of her mother, and has five years’ experience. Karina Adilia Karlota also has the support of her husband... More from Karina Adilia Karlota's previous loan »
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.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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