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Elizabeth Concepción
Elizabeth Concepción P., 40, lives in Santa Tecla, La Libertad department. She lives with her family which is composed of her husband, who is a farmer, and their four children who are 20, 14, 12 and 8 years of age. Their oldest son works as a mechanic and the other three children are students.

Elizabeth is a vegetable merchant; her stand is located outside Santa Tecla’s municipal market in front of Daniel Hernández park. This is a place with lots of foot traffic because it’s centrally located and several bus stops are there as well as many businesses selling a variety of items.

She is a very intelligent person. She also grows cucumbers in her yard that she includes in her sales.

Elizabeth is asking for funds to buy larger amounts of vegetables to invest in her business so that she can have more variety to offer. She has the great advantage of being located on the main street so her profits are good so she hopes to stock more vegetables so that her sales will increase.
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Elizabeth Concepción P. de 40 años de edad, reside en Santa Tecla, ubicado en el departamento de La Libertad, lugar en el cual vive junto a su familia la cual esta conformada por: su esposo, el cual trabaja como agricultor, así mismo vive junto a sus cuatro hijos de 20, 14, 12 y 8 años de edad, de los cuales el mayor trabaja como mecánico y los tres menores que se dedican a estudiar. Elizabeth se dedica a la venta de verduras, y su puesto esta ubicado a las afueras del mercado municipal de Santa Tecla, frente al parque Daniel Hernández, un lugar en el cual existe gran afluencia de personas ya que es un lugar muy céntrico en el cual existen diferentes paradas de buses y diferentes tipos de ventas. Ella es una persona muy inteligente, la cual también se dedica a la plantación de pepino en su casa de habitación, cosecha la cual luego incluye en sus ventas. Elizabeth solicita un préstamo por medio del cual pueda comprar mayor cantidad de verduras para invertir en su negocio y de esta manera poder ofrecer mayor variedad de productos, ella cuenta con la gran ventaja de estar ubicada sobre calle principal, por lo que cuenta con muy buenas ganancias, y es por esto que ella espera poder contar con más verduras y así aumentar sus ventas.

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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
  • 512
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,459,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Elizabeth Concepción to buy vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 26, 2010
Listed
Jul 16, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Oct 20, 2011