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Jose Angel
José Ángel, 39, lives with his life companion and their children in his own house. He grows corn, sorghum and beans. The years he’s worked have given him much valuable experience that makes it possible for him to obtain the best harvests. His farmland is located in an area of high agricultural concentration very near where he lives. He sells all around his area and has secured a large clientele that prefers him because he always has what they need: top quality products at affordable prices in addition to good service.

José is an enterprising, energetic person who very much wants to get ahead. He’s always on the lookout for new opportunities that will help him reach success. Demand increased last harvest and he wants to increase production but lacks sufficient capital to do so which is why he’s asking Integral for a loan to José Ángel buy corn, bean and sorghum seeds, manure, etc. José Ángel has good payment references and is sure that he will be able to repay the loan while at the same time provide his family with a better quality of life.
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José Ángel de treinta y nueve años de edad vive junto a su compañera de vida y sus hijos en casa propia, él se dedica al cultivo de maíz, maicillo y frijol, los años de trabajo en el rubro le han regalado mucha experiencia valiosa que le permite obtener las mejores cosechas, el terreno de cultivo esta ubicado en una zona de alta incidencia agrícola y muy cercano a la localidad donde vive, comercia en todas las zonas aledañas a la localidad y se ha hecho de mucha clientela que lo prefiere porque siempre tiene lo que necesitan, con producto de calidad a precios accesibles además de un buen servicio; José es un hombre emprendedor, enérgico, y con muchas ganas de salir adelante, siempre esta a la expectativa de nuevas oportunidades que le permitan alcanzar el éxito, en la ultima cosecha aumento la demanda y quiere aumentar la producción pero no posee de suficiente capital por eso le solicita a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar semilla de maíz, frijol, maicillo, abono, etc. José Ángel tiene buenas referencias de pago asegura que podrá saldar la deuda y a la vez darle a su familia un mejor calidad de vida.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of Apoyo Integral's program to help subsistence farmers located in high-risk regions of El Salvador, including coastal strips, river banks, and volcano fault lines. The program, which offers reduced interest rates, targets farmers who don't qualify for formal funding due to their low-income and geographical risk. By funding this loan, you are helping Apoyo and a local non-governmental organization extend risk-tolerant credit to even more farmers.

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

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 780
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,231,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Jose Angel to buy corn, bean and sorghum seeds and manure.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 30, 2012
Listed
Sep 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Dec 15, 2012