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Agueda, 63, lives alone in a house she has rented for 25 years. She's well known in the area, which is positive because she has a store where she sells a variety of staples. She also has a tortilla shop where she makes and sells tortillas every day, and she sells propane gas.

Agueda is requesting a loan to buy more products for her store, and also corn to make tortillas and propane gas to supply the store.

Agueda is very hardworking and always ready to improve her business to have a stable and peaceful life.
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Agueda de 63 años de edad, vive sola en casa que alquila desde hace 25 años, ella es muy conocida en la zona lo que es muy positivo ya que posee una tienda en la que comercializa variedad de productos de primera necesidad; también tiene una tortillería donde a diario las elabora y comercializa, y vende gas propano. Agueda solicita un préstamo con el cual espera comprar más productos para su tienda, también comprar maíz para elaborar tortillas y surtir la tienda con gas propano. Agueda es muy trabajadora quien siempre esta dispuesta a mejorar su negocio y así contar con una vida estable y tranquila.

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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

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 746
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,264,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Agueda to buy corn, propane gas, and perishable products to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 27, 2012
Nov 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013