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Manuel
Manuel, 54, is married and lives with his wife and two children in Suchitepequez department. He has a coffee and sapote store a few meters from his house. He started this work because of strong, local demand for this type of business, which is productive and profitable. He is able to earn enough income and profit from the business to help his family's financial situation. He has applied for a loan of Q 6,000 to buy coffee and sapote, which will increase earnings and improve the family's finances. His biggest dream is to earn more and buy cropland to improve his family's standard of living.
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Manuel es un señor casado de 54 años de edad, vive junto a su esposa y sus dos hijos en el Departamento de Suchitepequez.
Comenta que actualmente tiene un negocio de compraventa de café y zapote a unos metros de su vivienda. Eligió esta actividad porque en su comunidad existe una fuerte demanda en este tipo de negocio, que es bastante productivo y rentable.
A través de lo que realiza obtiene ingresos y ganancias aceptables que le han ayudado a contribuir a la economía de su familia. Es por ello que está solicitando un préstamo de Q 6,000.00 para la compra de café y zapote, que servirá para incrementar más sus ganancias para mejorar la economía de su familia.
Su mayor sueño es ampliar su negocio para que genere más ganancias y así comprar un terreno para tener su propio cultivo, de esta manera mejorara las condiciones de vida de su familia.

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About ADICLA

ADICLA (Association for the Holistic Development of the Basin of Lake Atitlán) is nonprofit rural community development association that provides small loans and services to improve quality of life in two of the poorest regions of Guatemala, home to large indigenous populations. Kiva funding will be used to support three innovative credit initiatives: youth business loans, green loans, and smaller loans to help ADICLA move down-market and serve poorer clients.

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  • $4,155
    Average annual income
  • 59
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $8,320,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.9
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Manuel to buy coffee and sapote for his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 28, 2013
Listed
Nov 29, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 17, 2014