He organizes a group and is requesting a loan. He will use the loan to buy chickens to raise and later sell. In the near future he hopes that with the loan he will be able to expand his business.
The other members of the group are involved in businesses and sell chickens. There are nine members in the photograph, but only eight of them were granted the loan.
Organiza un grupo y solicita un préstamo que lo utilizará para la compra de gallinas para criarlas y luego venderlas, en el futuro cercano desea que con el prestamo que le concedan pueda ampliar su negocio, los demás integrantes del grupo se dedican al comercio y a la venta de pollos. En la fotografia aprecen 9 integrantes, pero solamente a 8 de ellos se les concedió el préstamo.
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.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.
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