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Marta Lilian
Marta Lilian C. is 39 years of age and lives in Mejicanos, which i in the San Salvador department . She lives with her grown up daughter, her grandson, and her son-in-law. Over the last ten years Marta has earned a living making quesadillas, a traditional type of bread which is very popular. Because she has worked in this business for so long, Marta has many customers, and she delivers the quesadillas to their door.

Marta is a very responsible and hardworking person who has high hopes of improving her business as it is her only source of income. For this reason she is requesting a loan to purchase all of the necessary quesadilla ingredients including cheese, flour and sesame seeds, among others, so she can make more quesadillas and cater for a more orders for this Christmas season.
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Marta Lilian C. de 39 años de edad, reside en Mejicanos, ubicado en el departamento de San Salvador. Vive junto a su hija mayor de edad, un nieto y su yerno, Marta se dedica a la elaboración de quesadillas, un pan tradicional el cual posee muy buena demanda. Desde hace 10 años que trabaja de esta manera para ganarse la vida, por lo que posee muchos clientes, a los cuales les reparte las quesadillas a domicilio. Marta es una persona muy responsable y trabajadora, la cual desea mucho poder mejorar su negocio, ya que es esta su única fuente de ingresos, es por esta razón que solicita un préstamo por medio del cual pueda comprar toda la materia prima como: queso, harina, semillas de ajonjolí y otras más para elaborar más quesadillas y atender mayor cantidad de pedidos para esta temporada navideña.

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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
  • 627
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  • $28,040,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Marta Lilian purchase ingredients to make quesadillas.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 6, 2010
Nov 26, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011