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Maria  Estela
Maria, 34, lives in her own house with her two children, ages 11 and 18. They are currently studying. She is a hardworking woman who is responsible with her duties. She has had a small store for 8 years where she sells all types of essential products, such as sugar, beans, snacks, etc.

Maria is applying for a loan to buy merchandise for her business, such as basic grains, cinnamon, oil, salt, macaroni, eggs, etc., so that she does not lose her clients due to a lack of merchandise. Her sales will be greater and she will have a better economic status.
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Doña Maria de 34 años de edad vive en casa propia con sus dos hijos de 11 y 18 años de edad ellos estudian actualmente, es una señora trabajadora y responsable con sus deberes, tiene una pequeña tienda desde hace 8 años, vende de toda clase de productos de primera necesidad como: azúcar,frijoles, golosinas, etc. doña maria esta solicitando un credito para la compra de mercadería para el negocio como: granos básicos, canela, aceite, sal, macarrones, huevos, etc. para así no perder los clientes por falta de mercadería y que sus ventas sean mas grandes y así mismo tener un mejor nivel económico.

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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
  • 747
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,256,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Maria Estela to buy eggs, basic grains, oil, sugar, snacks, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 18, 2013
May 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 18, 2014