Santos is 50 years old, married and has 3 children. He lives in a village in the municipality of Morazan, Yoro. All his life he has been farming, growing corn and beans. But corn is his main crop and he sells the product in the local market to make income for his family. He has manged to have good production through loans. Actually he is requesting his 5th loan of 5,000 HNL to buy fertilizer to maintain his crops and to buy improved seeds to grow corn. His plan is to generate income to provide a quality life for his family.
Santos, tiene 50 años de edad, esta casado, tiene 3 hijos y reside en una aldea del municipio de Morazan, Yoro. Toda su vida la ha dedicado a la agricultura al cultivo de maíz y frijol, pero actualmente el cultivo de maíz es lo principal, el que vende en el mercado local. Y obtiene ingresos para su familia. Ha logrado sacar buena producción mediante prestamos, actualmente solicita el quinto ciclo que es por 5,000 lempiras para comprar fertilizantes para darle mantenimiento al cultivo y compra de semilla mejorada de maíz para la siembra. Su plan es obtener ingresos para darle calidad de vida a su familia.
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.