Nery Esterly is 30 years old and she lives in the family home with her parents and her little 1-year old daughter. Nery sells firewood. Her family has had this business for a long time and now she has taken over the business. She wants to make it grow in order to increase a little more her income, to help her family move forward. She has a good client base because she and her family are very well known in the region and they are well trusted. She has made the decision to request a loan from Integral (Kiva Field Partner) with the goal of investing in her business and expanding it. With the loan she plans on purchasing more firewood to have it in stock whenever her clients request it. This way she hopes to improve the quality of her life and that of her family.
Nery Esterly de 30 años de edad, reside en casa familiar con sus padres y su pequeña hija de un año de edad. Nery se dedica a la venta de leña. Hace mucho tiempo que su familia posee este negocio y ahora Ella ha tomado el negocio y quiere hacerlo crecer para lograr obtener un poco mas de ingresos que ayuden a su familia a salir adelante. Posee buena clientela ya que ella y su familia son muy reconocidas en la zona y le tienen mucha confianza. Ha tomado la decisión de solicitar este crédito a INTEGRAL con el objetivo de invertir en su negocio y hacerlo crecer. Con el crédito piensa comprar más leña para poder tener disponible siempre que los clientes soliciten. Y de esta manera espera mejorar su condición de vida y la de su familia.
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.