Sr. Jose Isaias is married, 33 years old, and has had one year of primary school education. He has four children, three of whom are in school. He is a saddler and makes shoes. He started the business with his father and has had 10 years of experience. He has the help of his wife, who is also involved in the same business.
He is applying for a loan that he will use to expand his business. He will purchase basic materials, specifically leather and soles. He hopes to continue prospering and in the future to provide a source of jobs for other people.
El señor Jose Isaias esta casado, tiene 33 años de edad, cursó el primer año de educación básica, tiene 4 hijos 3 de los cuales están estudiando, se dedica a la talabartería a la elaboración de zapatos, inicio este negocio con su padre y hasta el momento lleva 10 años de experiencia, cuenta con el apoyo de su esposa quien se dedica al mismo negocio.
Solicita un préstamo que lo utilizara para la ampliación de su negocio, en la compra de materia prima, específicamente para compra piel y suelas, espera seguir prosperando y en el futuro tener fuente de trabajo para otras personas.
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.