Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Jose Cecilio
José is 53 years old and lives with his wife and their child, who is 14 years old and goes to school. José works very hard selling rice and beans, as well as wholesale wood, which he sells in different villages and personally delivers to his customers. This provides added value to his work and helps him to increase his earnings.

José is asking for a loan from Integral to be able to purchase wood in bulk, which will let him get it at a lower price. He will also buy more beans and corn and will be able to sell them in various different places. José is very responsible with his payments, and is always committed to doing his best and getting ahead.
View original language description ↓
José de 53 años de edad, vive junto a su esposa y un hijo de 14 años de edad, que se dedica a estudiar. José trabaja muy duro comercializando arroz y frijoles, así mismo vende leña por mayor, la cual vende en diferentes pueblos y que él mismo moviliza hacia sus clientes, lo que le da una plus valía a su trabajo pudiendo obtener más ganancias. José solicita un préstamo a INTEGRAL, para poder comprar leña por mayor lo que le permitirá obtenerlo a menores precios, así mismo más frijoles y maíz y poder ofrecerlo en diversos lugares. José es una persona muy responsable con sus pagos, siempre se compromete a dar lo mejor y salir adelante.

Additional Information

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
  • 634
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,084,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Jose Cecilio to buy bulk grains and wood to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 20, 2013
Mar 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 23, 2014