He is currently working in farming, that is to say that he grows vegetables such as cucumbers, radishes, and cilantro. Thanks to his personality his customers look for him because of his good prices and on this occasion he needs a loan from Integral in order to purchase agricultural supplies as what he had is depleted and for the next harvest he needs to buy: seed, fertilizer, compost, pesticide and more. He is hoping for help since he does not have other resources to continue feeding his family.
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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 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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