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Jaime Arcenio

Update on Jaime Arcenio

Jaime is 29 years old and lives in the Ventanas canton of Los Ríos province. Jaime is married and lives with his wife and children, who are aged eight, seven and three years old respectively.

Jaime is a member of the "La Paulina" communal bank, located in the Puerto Pechiche parish of the La Paulina rural settlement. La Paulina is part of the Pueblo Viejo canton and here the people make a living in farming.

Jaime himself works in farming: he grows corn and raising chickens. This loan will be used to buy farming supplies for sowing crops; Jaime will buy his supplies in Ventanas.

Jaime's dream is to buy farming equipment. In his spare time Jaime plays sports.
View original language description ↓
Jaime tiene 29 años de edad vive en el cantón Ventanas Provincia de los Ríos su estado civil casado vive con su esposa y sus hijos de 8, 7 y 3 años
Es integrante de la ventanilla LA PAULINA se encuentra ubicada en la Parroquia Puerto Pechiche recinto LA PAULINA perteneciente al canton Pueblo Viejo que se dedican a la agricultura.
Se dedica a la agricultura a la siembra de maíz, también a la crianza de pollo de canchón utilizara el dinero del crédito para la siembra de ciclo corto en los insumos agricolas y realizara las compras en Ventanas.
Su sueño es comprarse una maquina agricola, en su tiempo libre se dedica al deporte.

Previous Loan Details

Jaime is 29-years old, married and lives with his wife and three children, who are 8, 7, and 3-years old respectively. He lives in Pueblo Canton in the old Ríos Province. His communal bank is called "La Paulina" and is located in Puerto Pechiche parish, La Paulina precinct, which belongs to Pue... More from Jaime Arcenio'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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This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.


About Ecuador

  • $10,600
    Average annual income
  • 58
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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 $1,500 helped Jaime Arcenio to buy farming supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Jun 26, 2014
Jul 19, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 25, 2015
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Jaime Arcenio. It was first posted on Kiva on Jan, 2014. Learn More