Jose lives with his wife and their 1-year-old daughter. He is a farmer and he plants the main kinds of basic grains such as corn and beans, and he also plants yucca. He sells his products to traders of his community, and provides for his family thanks to what he earns from selling his products. He is currently requesting a loan to buy everything he needs for his crops such as manure, fertilizers an seeds, in order to provide better care to his corn, beans and yucca crops, as well as to keep on increasing his earnings in order to offer a better economic stability to his family.
Don Jose vive con su esposa y su hija de 1 año de edad, se dedica a la agricultura siembra los principales granos basico como: maiz y frijol y tambien tiene cosecha de yuca, él comercializa sus productos con los comerciantes de su lugar de residencia y con las ganacias que obtiene de las ventas ha salido adelante con su familia, ahora él esta solicitando un credito que le permita comprar todo lo necesario para sus cosechas como: abonos, fertilizantes, semillas, entre otras cosas y asi darle un mejor mantenimiento a sus cosechas de maiz, frijol y yuca, y seguir obteneindo mejores ganancias para darle a su familia un mejor estabilidad economica.
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.