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Santos Camilo
Santos Camilo, 50, lives with his life companion and three children in his own home. He earns a living growing corn, and has lots of farming experience. He always gets the best harvests in the area. He is well-known throughout the surrounding areas and has many customers, since what he sells is of very good qualitiy and he sells it at really accessible prices. Santos is a helpful, hardworking and above all very humble man. He believes that with love, effort and dedication he will achieve success.

In this crop that he is about to plant he wants to increase production, but he doesn't have sufficient liquidity. So he decided to seek a loan from Integral which will allow him to purchase wholesale seed corn, insecticide, fertilizer and some work tools. Santos is certain that he will be able to make the necessary profit in order to pay off the debt. He has never had any experience with credit but he possesses good references from those who know him and the support of his family. He knows that in this way he will be able to bring financial security to his home.
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Santos Camilo de cincuenta y un años de edad vive junto a su compañera de vida y sus tres hijos en casa propia, él se dedica al cultivo de maíz, y tiene una gran experiencia en la agricultura siempre obtiene las mejores cosechas de la zona, es muy conocido por todos los alrededores tiene mucha clientela, debido a que lo que comercia es de muy buena calidad y lo vende a precios realmente accesibles, Santos es un hombre servicial, trabajador y sobre todo muy humilde, piensa que con amor, esfuerzo y dedicación logrará el éxito, en esta siembra que esta por cultivar quiere aumentar la producción pero no tiene la suficiente liquidez es por eso que se decidió a solicitarle a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar semilla de maíz por mayor, insecticida, fertilizante y algunas herramientas de trabajo, Santos tiene la certeza que podrá obtener las ganancias necesarias para liquidar el financiamiento, nunca había tenido experiencia crediticia pero posee buenas referencias de conocidos y el apoyo de su familia; él sabe que de esta forma podrá llevar a su hogar seguridad económica.

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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
  • 623
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $25,002,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Santos Camilo to purchase wholesale seed corn, insecticide, fertilizer, hoes and curved machetes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 30, 2012
Listed
May 21, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Nov 15, 2012