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Maria Jose
Maria is 64 years old and lives with her husband and two children who attend school. She makes and sells clothing and also has a tortilla factory where she makes and sells them. Her business was born out of need to help improve her family’s financial situation and to help her husband pay the household expenses.

Maria wants to be able to continue growing her business so that she can provide financial stability to her family. She is asking for a loan through INTEGRAL so that she can buy corn in bulk and be able to obtain it for a better price. She also wants to buy fabric to make pajamas. This will be a great help to her because she will be able to improve her business and attract more customers.
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María de 64 años de edad, vive junto a su esposo y dos hijos quienes se dedican a estudiar. Ella elabora ropa de cama para comercializar y así mismo posee una venta de tortillas, en la cual se encarga de elaborarlas y venderlas. Sus negocios han nacido con el deseo de poder mejorar la economía familiar y para solventar para solventar todos los gastos del hogar junto a su esposo. Es por esta razón que María desea poder seguir creciendo con el negocio que le ha brindado estabilidad económica a su familia. Ella solicita un préstamo a INTEGRAL a través del cual pueda comprar maíz por mayor, de manera que pueda obtenerlo a precios más accesible, y también para comprar más telas para la elaboración de ropa de cama. Esto será de mucho ayuda para ella, ya que podrá mejorar las condiciones de su negocio y así contar con más clientela.

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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

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 447
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,269,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Maria Jose to buy ingredients.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 3, 2013
Listed
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Mar 15, 2013