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Pablo
Pablo, 61, has been farming for some years, which has given him the training and knowledge to take care of his crops. His main crops are corn and maicillo. He sells his merchandise to basic grain dealers close to his home, and he is able to pay household expenses with his profits. He lives in his own house with his wife. Pablo has applied for a loan to buy agricultural supplies such as manure, seed, and fertilizer to increase profits and to have financial stability for himself and his wife.
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Don pablo de 61 años de edad se dedica a la agricultura desde hace varios años y eso le ha dado la capacidad y el conocimiento necesario para asistir sus cultivos, su principal siembra es el maíz y el maicillo, comercializa sus cultivos en agencias de compra-venta de granos básicos que están cerca de su lugar de residencia, con las ganancias que obtiene de sus ventas logra solventar los gastos de su hogar, vive en casa propia con su esposa, don pablo esta solicitando un crédito para poder comprar insumos agrícolas que le ayuden en la siembra de sus cultivos como: abonos, semillas, fertilizantes y asi poder tener mejores ganancias para tener una mejor estabilidad económica con su esposa.

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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.

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  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 658
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $24,170,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Pablo to buy manure, seed, fertilizer, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
May 23, 2013
Listed
Jun 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Mar 17, 2014