Gabriel, 48, is married. He has two children. He resides in a village that belongs to the town of Santa Cruz de Yojoa near Peña Blanca. He has been dedicated to farming for many years, growing chayote. He sells his production in the area's market. With the goal of expanding his crop and his income, he has decided to request a loan of 20,000 lempiras to buy inputs, chemical and organic fertilizers, etc. to maintain his chayote crop since his goal is to move forward with his goals and plans to grow with this work.
Gabriel, tiene 48 años de edad, esta casado, tiene dos hijos, reside en una aldea que pertenece al municipio de Santa Cruz de Yojoa, cerca a Peña Blanca. Tiene varios años de dedicarse a la agricultura, cultivando pataste, esta producción la vende en el mercado local de la zona. Con el fin de aumentar la cosecha y los ingresos ha decidido solicitar un préstamo por 20,000 Lempiras para comprar los insumos, fertilizantes, abonos etc. para darle mantenimiento al cultivo de pataste, ya que su propósito es seguir adelante con sus metas y planes de crecer con esta actividad.
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.