Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Wenceslao is a man who is very responsible about his household obligations and has always been known as a man who offers his family the best. He currently lives with his wife and he is a farmer who grows corn and sorghum and he is also engaged in fishing. He sells his harvests to the merchants who deal in staple crops. With the profit that he makes from his sales, he is able to cover some of his household expenses. Wenceslao wants to increase his sales and so he is requesting a loan to buy seeds and fertilizers among other things so that he can keep putting bread on the table every day.
View original language description ↓
Wenceslao es un hombre muy responsable con sus obligaciones de hogar, ya que siempre se ha caracterizado por brindarle lo mejor a su familia. Actualmente vive junto a su esposa, el se dedica a ser agricultor siembra maíz y maicillo también se dedica a la pesca artesanal, sus cosechas las vende en las comercios de compra-venta de granos básicos con las ganancias que obtiene de sus ventas logra solventar algunos gastos de su hogar. Wenceslao desea incrementar sus ventas y por eso ha solicitado un crédito el cual le permita comprar: semillas, abonos, entre otras cosas, para seguir llevando el pan de cada día a su hogar.

Additional Information

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

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 629
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,084,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Wenceslao to buy fertilizers, seed, herbicide, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
May 8, 2013
May 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014