Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Marlenis Esmeralda
Marlenis is 31 years old and the mother of four children. She is a hard worker and provides her services as a housekeeper. She also works for a wage in agriculture. She has been working in these activities for 26 years and it was her mother who taught her. It was with much effort that she raised her children and today Marlenis is doing the same with her children as a single mother.

Marlenis buys agricultural inputs in a town that is half an hour from home. The loan she is requesting is to buy 4 bags of fertilizer, fungicides and other materials to prepare the land. With the investment she will be able to cultivate and get a good harvest to feed her family. What she most wants is to work very hard for her income to improve every day and give her children an education.
View original language description ↓
Marlenis tiene 31 años de edad, es madre de cuatro hijos. Es una persona trabajadora y se dedica a brindar sus servicios como empleada domestica; también trabaja como jornal en la agricultura, ella tiene 26 años de desempeñar estas actividades y fue su mamá quien le enseño con mucho esfuerzo logro crecer a sus hijos y hoy en día Marlenis esta haciendo lo mismo con sus hijos, ya que es madre soltera. Los insumos agrícolas los compra en una localidad que esta a media hora de su casa.

El préstamo que esta solicitando es para comprar 4 sacos de abono, fungicidas y el resto para preparación del terreno. Con la inversión podrá cultivar y obtener una buena producción para llevar el alimento a su familia. Lo que más desea es trabajar bien fuerte para que sus ingresos sean mejores cada día y brindar a sus hijos educación.

Additional Information

About CrediCampo

This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.

About El Salvador

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 634
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,061,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Marlenis Esmeralda to buy 4 bags of fertilizer, fungicides and other materials to prepare the land.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 19, 2012
Listed
Nov 2, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
May 17, 2013