Elsa Del Carmen
Elsa is a very friendly, helpful, hard working woman and above all dedicated to her home. She thinks that best place is home, where she feels is the only place that she can protect her family. Her home still does not have electric power. For this reason, she is requesting a loan to invest in home improvements. This loan will allow her to do the electrical installation and buy some ingredients for her business. Elsa del Carmen is responsible and with good credit references, she is sure that will be able pay back the debt and at the same time offer her family a better quality of life.
About Apoyo IntegralApoyo 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 Housing Loans
Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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