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Temistocles Abdon

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Temistocles Abdon is 37 years old. He is single and lives with his parents; he has no children. He lives in the canton of Ventanas, in Los Ríos Province.

His communal bank is called VRC SAN FRANCISCO DE SIBIMBE. It is located in the district of Sibimbe, which belongs to the canton of Ventanas. This communal bank has 20 members, who dedicate themselves to short-cycle agriculture, planting corn and rice.

Temistocles Abdon works in agriculture, planting corn and rice; he also works raising chickens. He makes his purchases and sales in Ventanas every fifteen days.

He is requesting the loan to buy urea, insecticides, seeds, fertilizers and manure. The support from this loan will help him have better crops, and in the end to improve his income. His dream is to get ahead in life.

In his free time, he likes to play soccer.
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Temistocles Abdon tiene 37 años, es soltero vive con los padres no tiene hijos. Vive en El Cantón Ventanas Provincia de Los Ríos.

Esta Ventanilla se llama VRC SAN FRANCISCO DE SIBIMBE, se encuentra ubicada en el Recinto Sibimbe, perteneciente al Cantón Ventanas, esta ventanilla tiene 20socio los cuales se dedican a labores agrícolas de ciclo corto siembran maíz y arroz.

Temistocles Abdon se dedica a la agricultura a la siembra de maíz y arroz, además se ddeica a la crianza de pollos. Las compras y las ventas las realiza en Ventanas cada quince días.

Solicita el crédito para la compra de urea, insecticidas, semillas, fertilizantes y abonos. Con el apoyo del crédito le ayudaría a tener mejores cultivos y por ende mejorar los ingresos. El sueño es salir adelante.

En el tiempo libre le gusta jugar pelota.

Previous Loan Details

Temistocles is 36 years old, single, has no children, and lives with his parents in the Canton of Ventanas, in the Province of Los Rios. The communal bank he belongs to, VRC San Francisco de Sibimbe, is located in the Recinto Sibimbe, also in Ventanas canton. It has 20 members, all of whom wor... More from Temistocles Abdon's previous loan »

Additional Information

About Cooperativa San Jose

This loan is administered by Cooperativa San Jose, a 45,000-member credit union located high in the Andes Mountains of Ecuador’s poorest province, Bolivar. They offer a unique loan called “Ventanillas Rurales” [Window to the Countryside], which uses a group guarantee but is an individual loan with a savings component, mostly to rural borrowers. Due to low savings rates and a history of macroeconomic instability, many traditional loans in Ecuador demand interest rates that are prohibitively high for some borrowers. There is also a high incidence of extortionist black-market lending in Ecuador. CSJ helps mitigate these problems by providing a less onerous and more appropriate option. Join CSJ’s Lending Team!

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About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 28
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    Ecuador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,742,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Temistocles Abdon to buy urea, insecticides, seeds, fertilizers and manure.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Aug 3, 2012
Aug 31, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 19, 2013