Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Dilia Santos
Dilia, 42, lives in her own home with her husband and son, she owns a shop where she sells staple goods: beans, milk, eggs, bread and other things. She has been running her business for 10 years and this has given her sales experience, which allows her to obtain better income. The shop is located in a well-frequented area of her home town and it is well known by her neighbours and she has many customers as her store is well-stocked.

She wants to grow her business and carry out further investment, but she needs capital to do so. This is why she has requested a loan that will allow her to buy what she needs for her store. She is sure that she will be able to pay back the debt and also confides that it will give her family a better quality of life.
View original language description ↓
Dilia de 42 años de edad vive en casa propia con su esposo y su hijo, ella posee una tienda donde vende artículos de primera necesidad, frijoles, leche, huevos, pan, entre otros, tiene 10 años con su negocio y eso le ha regalado experiencia en las ventas que le permite obtener las mejores ganancias, esta ubicada en el lugar de su residencia en una localidad muy transitada, es muy reconocida por los vecinos de la zona, se ha hecho de mucha clientela, pues tiene la tienda surtida, ella quiere acrecentar el negocio y realizar una nueva inversión pero necesita de capital por eso solicita un crédito que le permita comprar lo necesario para su tienda, asegura que cancelara la deuda y a la vez confía en que le dará a su familia una mejor calidad de vida.

Additional Information

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
  • 721
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,095,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $800 helped Dilia Santos to buy beans, milk, eggs, bread, rice, oil, soups, etc.
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 15, 2013
Jul 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 31, 2013