Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Elena
Elena, age 52, lives with her life partner and her son in her own house. She has a small store where she sells basic needs items, basic grains, spices, and instant products, among others. In addition to this, she goes out to sell bread in the areas surrounding her community. She does this in order to contribute to the household expenses.

She has had the business for several years. It has been a valuable experience in that the sales allow her to get greater income. She has a lot of clientele because people prefer her quality, good prices, and excellent service.

Elena is a very enterprising woman who is devoted to her work. She has a lot of dreams ahead of her, and she wants a better future. She works hard every day with love and constancy because she knows it is the only way she will achieve the success that she so desires.

In the past weeks demand has increased, and she wants to take advantage of that by making a new investment. That is why she is requesting a loan from Integral. The loan will allow her to buy basic grains, instant products, bread, and spices, etc.

She has good payment references, and she is very responsible. She assures that she will be able to repay the debt, and she is confident that she will give her family a better quality of life.
View original language description ↓
Elena de cincuenta y dos años de edad vive junto a su compañero de vida y su hijo en casa propia; ella posee una pequeña tienda donde vende artículos de primera necesidad, granos básicos, especias, producto instantáneo, entre otros, adicional a esto sale a vender pan a los alrededores de su comunidad para así complementar los gastos del hogar, tiene varios años con el negocio y se ha hecho experiencia valiosa en las ventas que le permite obtener las mejores ganancias, ya posee mucha clientela pues las personas la prefieren por la calidad, los buenos precios y el servicio excelente; Elena es una mujer emprendedora, dedicada a su labor y con muchos sueños por delante, quiere un futuro mejor y todos los días se esfuerza con amor y constancia porque sabe que solo así alcanzara el éxito que tanto desea, en las ultimas semanas aumento la demanda y quiere aprovechar para realizar una nueva inversión, por eso le solicita a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar granos básicos, producto instantáneo, pan, especies, etc. Elena tiene buenas referencias de pago y es muy responsable, asegura que podrá saldar la deuda y ala vez confía que le dará a su familia una mejor calidad de vida.

Additional Information

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
  • 670
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,126,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Elena to buy basic grains, instant products, bread, and spices.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 29, 2012
Listed
Nov 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Oct 25, 2013