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Jose Antonio
Jose is a man who is very responsible about his household obligations and has always been known for providing the best for his children. He currently lives with his wife and three children, ages 8, 6, and 4. He is a hardworking man and is a happy and enthusiastic farmer who raises corn and beans every year.

Jose wants to increase his sales, so he is asking for a loan so he can buy seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, and other things. He also wants to improve his farmland and have a better harvest so he can give his family better financial stability.
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José es un hombre muy responsable con sus obligaciones de hogar, ya que siempre se ha caracterizado por brindarles lo mejor a sus hijos. Actualmente vive junto a su esposa y sus 3 hijos de 8, 6 y 4 años de edad es muy trabajador, siempre lo ha realizado con alegría y entusiasmo, se dedica a ser agricultor siembra todos los años los principales granos básicos como lo son, maíz y frijol. José desea incrementar sus ventas y por eso solicita un crédito el cual le permita comprar: semillas, abonos, fertilizantes, pesticidas entre otros y también para darle una mejora a su terreno donde siembra. Y así tener mejores cosechas que le ayudaran a obtener buenas ganancias para darle a su familia una mejor estabilidad económica.

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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
  • 565
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $23,939,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Jose Antonio to buy farming supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 12, 2013
Listed
May 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
May 18, 2014