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Miguel Ángel
Miguel is 30 years old, and he lives with his wife and three kids aged 11, 9, and 4 years old.

10 years ago he learned how to be a tailor, and it was a friend who taught him. He also works in agriculture, and it was his father who taught him. He has 25 laying hens, and he works as a night watcher in one of the offices. His life is busy, but his dreams are many, and he desires to give his family the best.

He buys the products for the tailor shop and the agricultural supplies in a city in the east of the country. In order to get there he travels in the bed of a truck, and an hour later he’s there. He makes his purchases and goes back home.

The loan that Miguel is asking for is to buy a motorized mill. With this investment he’ll get daily income and will improve his family’s quality of like since he hopes that he children will grow up to be professionals.
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El señor Miguel tiene 30 años de edad, vive con su esposa y sus tres hijos de 11, 9 y 4 años de edad respectivamente.

Desde hace diez años el aprendió el oficio de sastre, fue un amigo quien le enseño. También trabaja en la agricultura, fue su papá quien le enseño, posee 25 gallinas ponedoras y trabaja como vigilante de unas oficinas por las noches. Su vida es agitada, pero sus sueños son muchos y su deseo es brindarle lo mejor a su familia.

Él compra los productos para la sastrería y los insumos agrícolas en una ciudad del oriente del país, para llegar ahí viaja en la palangana de un pick up y tarda una hora en llegar, realiza sus compras y se regresa a su casa.

El préstamo que esta solicitando Miguel es para comprar un molino de motor. Con esta inversión él recibirá ingresos diarios y mejorara la calidad de vida de su familia, pues desea que sus hijos sean unos profesionales.

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About CrediCampo

This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.

About El Salvador

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 578
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,924,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Miguel Ángel to buy a motorized mill.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 17, 2012
Listed
Apr 5, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Apr 18, 2013