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Gerber Antonio
Gerber, 59, is pleased with the life God gave him and the chance to have a happy family, which comprises his wife and children. They are his source of inspiration to do his best and to make sure they never lack what they need. He is very responsible and dedicated to his work.

Gerber eagerly and energetically grows basic grain crops, corn and soya, so that his family always has food on the table. He wants to buy more agricultural supplies such as manure, weed killer, and fertilizer. He thanks God for his blessings and is confident in his expectations to significantly improve his standard of living.
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Gerber de 59 años de edad, Es un hombre muy alegre, con la vida que Dios le ha dado y la oportunidades de tener una feliz familia conformada por su esposa y sus hijos, que son su mayor fuente de inspiración a realizar lo mejor de sí y darlo sin medida confiando en que a su familia jamás le ha faltado nada. Es muy responsable y dedicado en sus labores él se dedica a cultivar granos básicos siendo estos maíz y sorgo, con entusiasmo realiza esta actividad y lo hace con el mayor esfuerzo para que en su hogar siempre exista el alimento diario. Gerber desea invertir más en la compra de insumos agrícolas como: Abono, Herbicida, fertilizantes, entre otros. Agradece desde ya todas las bendiciones que Dios le ha dado y confía plenamente que exista la esperanza de que su condición de vida mejore en gran medida.

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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

  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 623
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,279,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Gerber Antonio to buy agricultural supplies such as manure, weed killer, and fertilizer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 25, 2013
Mar 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014