He is becoming very well-known among the people in the area, and there are people who prefer him because of the quality of his product, his good prices, and his unbeatable service, always at the beck and call of his customers.
He is a committed man who is dedicated to his work. Every day, he fights to attain a better future, removed from the societal violence to which the area where he lives has fallen victim. Day after day, he is putting out his maximum effort, because he is happy with his work and he doesn’t want to disappoint his family.
In recent weeks, he decided to increase his production, but he needs to make a new investment. Therefore, he is requesting a loan that will allow him to buy seeds for corn, beans, weed-killer, fertilizer, etc.
This young man has good payment references and is very responsible. He is glad for the assistance and assures that he will be able to pay off the debt. At the same time, he has faith that he will be able to bring economic security to his small home for a full life.
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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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