Hector is a hardworking, 46 year old man who lies with his wife, who is a homemaker, and their two children, who attend a local school. Hector has worked as a mason for practically his whole life. He learned this trade from some friends that gave him work as an assistant. From that experience, he decided to work on his own, getting contracts to build houses, as well as other construction jobs making sinks, pits, etc.
With the loan, he will be helping his customers by purchasing work equipment such as: a polisher, spoons, drill, hammer, and water measurers. He will also use the loan to pay of a $601.63 debt that he acquired from a bank and he believes the interest rate is too high. Hector ask God for the ability to have his own home where he can live with his family comfortably so he can give his children good living conditions.
Héctor es un hombre muy trabajador de 46 años de edad, que actualmente vive con su esposa que se dedica a los oficios domésticos y con sus 2 hijos los cuales estudian educación básica en la escuela del cantón.
Héctor se ha dedicado toda la vida prácticamente a la albañilería, oficio aprendido de unos amigos que le daban trabajo de ayudante y fue de esa experiencia vivida, es que decidió trabajar individual tomando contratos para construir casas y otros trabajos de construcción de pilas, fosas, etc.
Con el crédito se le estará ayudando al cliente, para que pueda comprar equipo de trabajo como pulidora, cucharas, taladro, martillo, medidas de agua y ademas con el préstamo pagara una deuda de $601.63, que adquirido en un banco y siente que es muy caro el interés.
Héctor le pide a Dios tener una casa propia donde pueda vivir con su familia, bien amueblada para darle buenas condiciones a sus hijos.
This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.
A loan of $1,500 helped Héctor David purchase work equipment such as: polisher, spoons, drill, hammer, and water measurers. He will also use the loan to pay of a $601.63 debt that he acquired from a bank and he believes the interest rate is too high.