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Porfirio R. L. is 52 years old and lives in the department of San Salvador. Porfirio lives with his wife and his 18-year old son who is a student. Porfirio has a business in a centrally located and afluent area of town. He sells many types of fruit depending on what is in season and what has been harvested. For much of the year he sells coconut, but his clients always ask for certain fruits. So, Porfirio must offer a variety of products. He is seeking a loan to purchase more fruits and drinks.
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Porfirio R. L. de 52 años de edad reside en el departamento de San Salvador. Porfirio vive con su esposa y un hijo de 18 años de edad, estudiante. Porfirio tiene un negocio en una zona muy céntrica y de mucha afluencia, el ofrece variedades de frutas según lo que este de la temporada y cosecha, la mayoría de tiempo en el año, el coco nunca falta, pero hay ciertas frutas que siempre solicitan sus clientes que Porfirio debe surtir su inventario, y es por este motivo que solicita de un crédito el cual destinara para comprar frutas y bebidas.

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About Apoyo Integral

Apoyo Integral (Apoyo) is a nonprofit organization offering financial products that enable clients to increase their working capital, purchase fixed assets, buy and remodel homes, expand agricultural business and more. The organization’s target group is businessmen and women who have already established their businesses but need financial support to strengthen or expand them.

Like Kiva, Apoyo is committed to empowering women involved in business activities in rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand these services to an even greater number of poor clients in rural areas.

About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 666
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,100,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Porfirio augment Inventory.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 26, 2009
Oct 24, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2011