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Maria Juana
Maria, 57, is married, has a son and lives in her own home. She currently has three meat grinders which provide her with her main source of income. For over two years she has been in business, using her profits to cover household expenses.

Maria is requesting a loan to buy spare parts for her grinders, such as knives and disc plates, since this is the only work she has to provide for her family without limitation.
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Doña Maria de 57 años es casada y tiene un hijo, vive en casa propia. actualmente posee 3 molinos de carne los cuales son la fuente principal de sus ingresos tiene ya mas de 2 años de poseer este negocio con las ganancias que obtiene logra solventar los gastos de su hogar. Doña Maria solicita un credito para la compra de repuestos para los molinos como cuchillas, discos, entre otras cosas pues esa es su unica fuente de trabajo y si ella podra darle a su familia lo que necesita sin limitacion alguna.

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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
  • 718
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $27,130,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Maria Juana to buy disc plates and knives for her meat grinders.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 22, 2013
May 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 19, 2014