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Marta Celia
Marta is 47 years old. She lives with her daughter, who is a full-time student and helps her mother with her business in her free time. Marta is a responsible woman who works very hard to get ahead and provide the necessities for her household. She works selling clothing, sandals, and cosmetics door-to-door. Each day of the week she visits a different area in order to reach more customers.

With the desire to increase her earnings at the end of this year, Marta is requesting a loan from INTEGRAL in order to buy children's clothing, men's and women's clothing, sandals, cosmetics, and toys to sell during the end-of-year shopping season. Marta is a very hardworking woman who aspires to get ahead with her daughter.
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Marta de 47 años de edad, vive únicamente junto a una hija quien se dedica a estudiar y en sus tiempos libres le ayuda a su madre con el negocio. Marta es una persona muy responsable quien se esfuerza mucho para salir adelante y contar con el sustento diario en su hogar. Ella trabaja comercializando ropa, sandalias y cosméticos de forma ambulante en distintas zonas, las cuales las divide por cada día de la semana, visitando varios lugares en donde cuenta con diversidad de clientes. Con el deseo de mejorar sus ganancias para este fin de años, Marta solicita un préstamo a INTEGRAL, por medio del cual pueda comprar ropa para niños, hombres y mujeres, aumentar la cantidad de sandalias y cosméticos que vende y así mismo comercializar juguetes los cuales se venden mucho para fin de año. Marta es muy trabajadora y desea salir adelante junto a su hija.

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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
  • 745
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $27,059,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Marta Celia to buy clothes, toys, and sandals.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 21, 2012
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014