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Silvia Dinora

Update on Silvia Dinora

Silvia applies for a new loan to buy ingredients for her business, such as corn, oil and condiments, and ensure the continuous vigor of her activity. Buying these products will give her stability for some time and enable her to improve her income and production to pay off her loan. She has demonstrated her good experience with handling previous loans, which will help her to strengthen her business and generate better profits.
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Silvia, está solicitando un nuevo préstamo para la compra de materiales para el negocio como el maíz, aceite, condimentos, para darle continuidad al fortalecimiento del negocio, con estos productos estará en una condición estable por un lapso de tiempo, que le permita tener mejores ingresos y producción para el pago de las cuotas.
Ella manifiesta haber tenido una buena experiencia con el préstamo anterior, que le ayudo a estabilizarse y a generar mejores ganancias.

Previous Loan Details

Silvia lives with her husband and two children, ages 28 and 24. She sells food and tortillas and has been doing so for 14 years. She learned the business from her mother and also inherited customers from her. She is asking for this loan in order to buy corn and firewood to prepare the tortil... More from Silvia Dinora's previous loan »

Additional Information

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.


About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 635
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,078,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Silvia Dinora to buy corn, oil and condiments for her tortilla business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 25, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Silvia Dinora. It was first posted on Kiva on Jul, 2011. Learn More