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Jose Antonio
José, 62, is married and has three children. He lives with his wife and two of his children in a village belonging to the municipality of Nueva Frontera, Santa Bárbara. José has spent his entire life working in agriculture; he has approximately 35 years’ experience. He grows coffee, corn and beans. His coffee production is the largest and he sells it in the local market. He’s decided to request a loan for 20,000 Lempiras to provide farm maintenance and add technological advances to production. He’s going to buy fertilizer to prepare the soil and will use the loan also to pay for the weeding, planting and pruning. His goal is to expand the crops and also has the personal goal of building his house with concrete blocks.
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Don Jose, tiene 62 años de edad, casado, tiene 3 hijos, vive con su esposa y dos de sus hijos en una aldea que pertenece al municipio de Nueva Frontera, Santa Bárbara. Don José toda su vida se ha dedicado a la agricultura tiene aproximadamente 35 años de experiencia. Produce café, maíz y frijoles. Su producción mayor es de café y lo vende en el mercado local. Ha decidido solicitar un préstamo por 20,000 Lempiras para darle mantenimiento a la finca y tecnificar la producción. Va comprar fertilizantes para preparar la tierra, utilizara para limpieza, siembra y pago de corte de sus cultivos. Tiene como meta, ampliar el cultivo y en lo personal construir su casa de bloque.

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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
  • 33
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $7,982,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Jose Antonio to buy farm supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 15, 2013
Listed
Feb 6, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Feb 17, 2014