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Marina P. D. L. is 44 years old and resides in Playa el Espino, which is located in the Department of Usulután. There she lives with her four children (ages 17, 14, 11, and 8) who are in school. Her husband lives in the United States and provides her with financial assistance. Marina has a store where she sells food products that are necessities for being in a tourist spot, such as bottled water and other items.

She is requesting a loan so that she can buy a large quantity of basic necessities to sell to the local residents as well as tourists who visit the beach. Marina is an enterprising woman who desires to move forward and proviD. her children with a better life.

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Marina P. D. L. D. 44 años D. edad, resiD. en la playa el Espino, ubicado en el departamento D. Usulután, lugar en el cual vive junto a sus cuatro hijos D. 17, 14, 11 y 8 años D. edad, los cuales se dedican a estudiar, su esposo resiD. en Los Estados Unidos, quien le brinda ayuda económica. María posee una tienda en la cual comercializa productos alimenticios, los cuales son muy necesarios en un lugar turístico como en el que ella vive, productos como agua embotellada y otros más. Marina solicita un préstamo a través del cual pueda comprar mayor cantidad D. productos D. primera necesidad, los cuales pueda vender tanto con las personas que habitan en el lugar como turistas que visitan la playa. Marina es una mujer muy trabajadora quien desea salir adelante y D. esta manera brindarles una mejor vida a sus hijos.

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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
  • 712
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  • $26,095,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Marina purchase merchadise for her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 15, 2010
Mar 31, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2011