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Maritza Janeth
Maritza Janeth C. G. is 35 years old. She lives in the department of San Salvador, the country's capital. She lives with her husband, a merchant, and her two children who are 16 and 8 years old. They are in school. Maritza sells cosmetics which are shown through a catalog. She also sells men's, women's and children's clothes as a street vendor, going from house to house and among her neighbors. She is a very hardworking and responsible woman who when she saw the need in her home, decided to start her own business to help her husband with the household expenses. Maritza is asking for a loan with which she can buy a larger quantity of cosmetics, hair and body creams and a wider variety of clothes in different sizes, styles and colors. In this way she will satisfy a greater variety of tastes of the people who buy her products. This will allow her to increase her sales and improve the economic stability of her home.
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Maritza Janeth C. G. de 35 años de edad, reside en el departamento de San Salvador, capital del país. Vive junto a su esposo el cual trabaja como comerciante, y a sus dos hijos de 16 y 8 años de edad, los cuales se dedican a estudiar. Maritza se dedica a la venta de cosméticos, los cuales son mostrados por catalogo, así mismo vende ropa para hombres, mujeres y niños, ella vende su producto de manera ambulante ofreciéndolo de casa en casa, y entre sus vecinos. Ella es una mujer muy trabajadora y responsable, la cual al ver la necesidad de su hogar, decidió iniciar su propio negocio con el fin de ayudarle a su esposo con todos los gastos del hogar. Maritza solicita un préstamo a través del cual pueda comprar mayor cantidad de cosméticos, cremas para el cabello y el cuerpo y mayor variedad de ropa en diferentes tallas, estilos y colores, de manera que abarque la mayor cantidad de gustos de personas, las cuales compren su productos, esto le permitirá aumentar sus ventas y mejorar la estabilidad económica de su hogar.

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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
  • 682
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,294,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Maritza Janeth purchase of clothes and cosmetics.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 13, 2010
Listed
Feb 23, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Jun 16, 2011