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Jairo Isaac
Jairo is 26 years old. He is very responsible, respectful, and hardworking. He was raised by his mother, who sells fruits and vegetables.

He finished his studies through high school and has worked selling fruits and vegetables since he was 15 years old, and this is now his main source of income. He gets up at 5:00 in the morning and goes with his mother’s car to a city where he buys the fruits and vegetables that will later be distributed in the market and small towns of his municipality.

He goes 3 times per week to buy new fruits and vegetables and in this way he earns an honorable living. His sister helps him with his business on the weekends because she studies during the other days of the week.

The money will be used to repair and improve the vehicle, because it urgently needs to have the clutch and brakes changed. Another part of the money will be used to buy fruits and vegetables. In this way he will expand and stock his business and earn a better income and provide better service to his customers.

His plans for the future are pay the loan and to then get another in order to buy a newer vehicle that will serve him as transportation to buy and distribute fruits and vegetables in the small towns of his municipality. He wants to be independent and have his own house, a wife, and children, and to always sell fruits and vegetables.
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Jairo es una persona de 26 años de edad, es muy responsable, respetuoso y trabajador, él se ha crecido con su madre que se dedica a la venta de frutas y verduras.
El joven ha realizado sus estudios hasta bachillerato y se ha dedicado a la venta de frutas y verduras desde que tenía 15 años, en la actualidad se ha convertido en principal fuente de ingresos. Él se levanta a las 5 de la mañana y se dispone a salir con el carro de su madre hacia una ciudad, lugar donde compra las frutas y verduras que posteriormente serán distribuidas en el mercado y los cantones de su municipio.

De esta forma viaja 3 veces a la semana para comprar nuevas frutas y verduras y de esta manera se gana la vida honradamente, a esta actividad se suma su hermana los fines de semana, ya que los demás días los dedica al estudio.


El dinero será utilizado reparación y mejoramiento del vehículo, ya que necesita un urgente cambio de embrague y frenos, y otra parte del dinero será utilizada en compra de frutas y verduras. De esta forma ampliara y surtirá su negocio y obtendrá mejores ingresos económicos y dará un mejor servicio a sus clientes.


Las proyecciones que el joven tiene a futuro son las de pagar el crédito y adquirir otro para comprar un vehículo más reciente que le sirva para movilizarse a comprar y a distribuir frutas y verduras en los cantones y caseríos de su municipio. Quiere ser independiente tener su casa su esposa sus hijos y siempre dedicarse a la venta de frutas y verduras.

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About CrediCampo

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.

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  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 668
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  • $24,126,900
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    Loan transacted in USD
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This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,500 helped Jairo Isaac to repair and improve his vehicle.
75% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 26, 2014
Listed
Mar 22, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A