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Jose
José is an enterprising person. He is 34 years old, married, and has two children. They live in the parish of Pelileo, near the city of Ambato. José describes himself as a friendly person; hard-working, cheerful, supportive, and enterprising.

José has been a carpenter for more than 10 years, making furniture such as beds, dining tables, and cabinets. His business is going well and is helping him raise his family.

The loan that José is applying to FODEMI for will be used to buy wood for making furniture, such as dining tables, beds, cabinets and pedestal tables, and for equipping his carpentry workshop through the purchase of tools. This investment will help him earn better income for his household.

José dreams of finishing his home, where he can live with his wife and children, and have a larger carpentry workshop where he can provide work to the young people of his community.
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Don José es una persona emprendedora, José tiene 34 años de edad es casado y tiene dos hijos viven en la parroquia de Pelileo cerca de la ciudad de Ambato, José se define como una persona de carácter amable, trabajador, alegre, solidario y emprendedor, José se dedica hace más de 10 años a la carpintería fabricando muebles como camas, comedores, armarios, negocio que le va bien y le ayuda a sacar adelante a su familia.
El crédito que José solicita a FODEMI se lo invertirá en la compra de madera para la fabricación de mueble como comedores, camas, armarios, veladores y en la adecuación del taller de carpintería con la compra de herramientas, inversión que le ayudara a obtener mejores ingresos para su hogar.
Don José sueña con lograr terminar su casa para vivir junto a su esposa y sus hijos, y tener un taller de carpintería más grande donde pueda dar trabajo a los jóvenes de su comunidad.

Additional Information

About VisionFund Ecuador

VisionFund Ecuador is a microenterprise development fund that supports groups of entrepreneurs who lack access to formal financial systems. The organization works with vulnerable populations, especially women, in the marginalized urban and rural sectors of Ecuador. Its clients work in a variety of sectors including agriculture, artisan crafts and the commercial and service sectors. Kiva lenders’ funds are used to expand the organization’s services to the poor living in more rural parts of Ecuador.

About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 100
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,153,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Jose to buy wood and equip his carpentry shop through the purchase of tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
16 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 17, 2013
Listed
Jan 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Mar 17, 2014