Edy is 38 years old and is in a common-law marriage. He and his wife have two children and live in Taulabé, Comayagua. Edy works selling soft drinks, meals, and snacks such as chips, candy, cookies, water etc. He has had this business for three years. It is located in his house, where his wife also helps him. Previously, Edy worked as a machine operator in a factory.
This is Edy’s sixth loan with the field partner, and he has invested his previous loans in his business. He is requesting this loan of 10,000 HNL to buy ingredients to make meals and stock such as soft drinks, chips, candy, cookies and others. He hopes to increase his sales and his income. His goal is to give his children a good education and support them in everything he can.
Edy, tiene 38 años de edad, vive en unión libre con su esposo, tiene 2 hijos y reside en Taulabe, Comayagua. Edy se dedica a la venta de refrescos, comidas y golosinas como churros, dulces, galletas, agua etc., este negocio lo tiene desde hace 3 años en su casa donde también le ayuda su esposa. Anteriormente trabajo como operario en una maquila. Con el préstamo que solicita es el sexto ciclo con la institución y los a invertido en su negocio. Actualmente solicita 10,000 Lempiras para comprar insumos para elaborar comidas, refrescos, churros, dulces, galletas y otros. Su objetivo es incrementar sus ventas y sus ingresos económicos. El tiene como meta, darles una buena educación a sus hijos y apoyarlos en todo lo que pueda.
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.