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Domingo Antonio
Domingo Antonio lives with his life partner and their two children in their own home. He works in agriculture, specifically growing maize, beans and sorghum. To complement this, he works as a labourer. He has worked for ten years, which has given him very valuable experience enabling him to obtain better crops and make good earnings. His land is located in a highly agricultural area and is very close to his home.

He sells all around his locality and has very good customers. His customers prefer Domingo because he always has what they need at an affordable price and he gives good service. Domingo is dedicated to his work; he is energetic and wants to do something better in his life. For this reason he is completely committed to his work, as he knows that this is how he will succeed.

Demand has increased recently and so he wants to increase production. This is why he is requesting a loan from INTEGRAL. The loan will provide funds to buy maize, bean and sorghum seeds, as well as insecticide and tools, etc. Domingo Antonio has very good loan references. He is responsible and is committed to repaying his debt as well as hoping that that he will be able to secure his family’s economic situation.
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Domingo Antonio vive junto a su compañera de vida y sus dos hijos en casa propia; él se dedica a la agricultura específicamente al cultivo de maíz, frijol y sorgo además para complementar trabaja de jornal, los diez años de trabajo le han dado experiencia valiosa que le ha permito obtener las mejores cosechas y al mismo ha obtenido muy buenas ganancias; el terreno donde se cultiva esta ubicado en una zona de alta incidencia agrícola y muy cercano a su vivienda; comercia en todos los alrededores de la localidad y ya tiene mucha clientela que lo prefiere porque siempre tiene lo que necesita a precio accesible además de un buen servicio; Domingo es un hombre dedicado a su labor, enérgico, y con muchas ganas de hacer algo mejor en su vida por eso se entrega al máximo sabe que solo así alcanzara el éxito; ahora que aumento la demanda quiere aumentar la producción por eso le solicita a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar semilla de maíz, frijol, sorgo, insecticida, herramienta, etc. Domingo Antonio tiene buenas referencias de crédito, es muy responsable, asegura que podrá saldar la deuda y a la vez tiene la esperanza que podrá llevar seguridad económica a s hogar.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of Apoyo Integral's program to help subsistence farmers located in high-risk regions of El Salvador, including coastal strips, river banks, and volcano fault lines. The program, which offers reduced interest rates, targets farmers who don't qualify for formal funding due to their low-income and geographical risk. By funding this loan, you are helping Apoyo and a local non-governmental organization extend risk-tolerant credit to even more farmers.

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
  • 685
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,234,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Domingo Antonio to buy maize, bean and sorghum seeds, as well as insecticide and tools etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
4 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Jan 30, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013