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Winston Alberto
Winston is 42 years old, married, and the father of 2 children. He is from the city of León. He makes furniture. He started this business when he was 24 years old. It was the only trade he learned and his idea was to open a carpentry shop in the hope of leaving his two daughters an inheritance. Right now, he only has one assistant whom he pays weekly. He makes doors, wardrobes, chairs, shelves, cabinets, etc. He is asking for the loan to buy a router to make wooden frames. His idea is to have a variety of furniture with better presentation, and become known at fairs and events that make high quality furniture. His goal is to be able to expand his carpentry shop with better machinery and be able to give jobs to more people.
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Winston, de 42 años de edad, casado, padre 2 hijos, originario de la ciudad de León, él se dedica a fabricar muebles desde. Este negocio lo empezó cuando tenía 24 años de edad, pues fue el único oficio que aprendió y su idea de poner una carpintería fue con la esperanza de dejarles un patrimonio a sus dos hijas. Actualmente solo tiene un ayudante al cual el paga semanal. Hacer puertas, roperos, sillas, mesas, estantes, gabinetes etc. Él está solicitando el crédito para comprar un router para hacer molduras en maderas. Pues su idea es poder variedad de muebles con una presentación más fina, darse a conocer es ferias y eventos que promuevan el talento de los artesanos nacionales que fabrican muebles de muy buena calidad. Su meta es lograr ampliar con mejor maquinaria su taller de carpintería y poder dar empleos a más personas.

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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Winston Alberto to buy a router to make wooden frames.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 19, 2013
Listed
Apr 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Feb 17, 2014