José, 63, is married and has seven children, four boys and three girls. Five of them no longer depend on him.
With his wife he has set up a fried potato and atol de arroz (a drink made with rice and sugar) business in their location. They are open for business every evening. During the day he works as a bricklayer. Together they have succeeded in raising their family.
He is asking for his 2nd loan to increase his working capital. He repaid his previous loan on time.
José es de 63 años de edad es casado, tiene siete hijos cuatro varones y tres mujeres, cinco de ellos ya no dependen de él, junto con su esposa tienen establecido un negocio de venta de papas fritas y atol de arroz con leche es su localidad, sus ventas lo realizan todos los días por las tardes, durante el día presta sus servicio como albañil, juntos han sacado adelante su familia, solicita su segundo préstamo para incrementar su capital de trabajo, el crédito anterior lo cancelo puntualmente.
About Asociación ASDIR
ASDIR (Asociación de Desarrollo Integral Rural - Association for the Development of Rural Communities) is a community-based organization that works to promote development in the villages and communities where it serves. It was founded in 1999 in the village of Nimasac, Totonicapán Department, by a handful of local men and women to support community projects and group loans. Today ASDIR has 5 offices across 3 departments (Totonicapán, Sololá and Suchitepéquez) serving more than 6,000 clients, most of them in rural communities.