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Paulino
Paulino is 60 years old and is married with 3 grown-up children. He lives with his wife in Morazan, Yoro.

He has worked continuously in agriculture for around 30 years. He grows corn and beans.

He sells his produce in the community's local market.

Paulino has requested his third loan, which amounts to 3,000 Honduran Lempiras, to buy fertilizer and clear the ground so he can cultivate beans again.

The loan will help him to cultivate more plots that he has harvested previously. His aims are to produce more crops and obtain higher and higher profits.
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Paulino, tiene 60 años de edad, es casado, tiene 3 hijos mayores de edad, el vive con su esposa en una aldea de Morazan, Yoro. El siempre se ha dedicado a la agricultura, su experiencia es de aproximadamente 30 años. Produce maíz y frijoles. Esta producción la vende en el mercado local de la comunidad. Don paulino ha solicitado ya un tercer préstamo que es por 3,000 Lempiras con el cual va comprar abonos y va limpiar el terreno para volver a cultivar frijol. El préstamo le ayudara a cultivar mas parcelas que la cosecha anterior. Sus metas son hacer crecer los cultivos y cada vez obtener mas rentabilidad.

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

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 73
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,631,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.6
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $175 helped Paulino invest in preparing the ground to cultivate beans. He will buy fertilizer and pay for clearing the land.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 8, 2013
Listed
Apr 9, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Oct 17, 2013