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María Elizabeth
María Elizabeth P. G., 42, lives with her husband, who works in construction, and their three minor children, in the town of San Martín, San Salvador department. María has a small grocery store in which she sells food items, detergents, and everything you need to meet basic household needs; items that are indispensable in any home. She has worked for several years now trying to keep her business afloat since it is through it that she and her life partner strive to meet many of the family's expenses. For this reason, María is requesting a loan in order to stock her store. She will buy larger quantities of the items she already stocks and add some new ones like: thread, adhesive tape, disinfectants and other products.
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María Elizabeth P. G. de 42 años de edad, vive junto a su familia la cual esta conformada por su esposo, quien es empleado de una empresa constructora, y junto a sus tres hijos menores de edad. Residen en el municipio de San Martín, en el departamento de San Salvador. María posee una tienda, en la cual comercializa productos comestibles, detergentes, y todo lo relacionado con productos de primera necesidad, los cuales como su nombre lo indica son imprescindibles en los hogares. Desde hace varios años atrás ella ha trabajado mucho por mantener a flote su negocio, ya que es a través de este como junto a su compañero de vida logran solventar muchos gastos familiares. Es por esta razón por la cual María, solicita un préstamo, y de esta manera surtir la tienda, comprando mayor cantidad de productos que ya posee, y así mismo adquirir nuevos, tales como: hilos, cintas adhesivas, desinfectantes y otros productos más.

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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

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 432
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $22,826,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped María Elizabeth to buy stock items for her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
22 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 26, 2009
Listed
Jan 25, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Jun 16, 2011