He is hardworking, dedicated to growing corn. He has been doing this work for a short time and is proud that he has managed to get good results. He has many customers and the land is picked out to give good results and it is sufficiently fertile to do his work. He is able to provide for his family and they never lack food.
His desire is to have better earnings so that tomorrow he takes home what is necessary. He is very committed to his objectives and he is convinced that if he plants more he will also sell more and this is why he asked for a loan to permit him to buy corn seed, manure, fertilizer, etc.
He is thankful for the assistance that he receives and trusts in God to never abandon him, and to never be influenced by bad company and to always be busy with good work such as these and thus watch over his family and to be a good example for them.
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This loan is part of a pilot project Apoyo Integral is launching in conjunction with several local NGOs to support at-risk youth and their families with funding from Kiva. This loan product is tailored to young people who find themselves in high-risk situations because they are located in areas affected by extreme violence. Loans are combined with vocational, technical, and financial training to help these young people develop business ideas that will help them generate income, reintegrate into society, and support their dreams of being productive and contributing members of society.
Due to potential safety risks facing these youth, some of the loans are being disbursed to their parents in order to protect their identities. For the same reason, the faces of some Apoyo Integral borrowers may be blurred in photos. Apoyo Integral appreciates Kiva lenders' understanding of these challenges and encourages them to provide much-needed support to at-risk Salvadoran youth.
About Apoyo IntegralApoyo 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.
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