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Maria Paz
Maria lives in her son's house. She works sewing clothing items. The business is located in her home. Maria is an incredible and exemplary woman since she is very hardworking, responsible, and positive. Many people have given good references of her personally and of her work. She makes a variety of clothing items at affordable prices. She also offers quality in her work, which is the reason many people prefer it. She has done this work for many years, so she has a lot of experience and loyal customers who prefer her every day.

She has decided to request this loan from INTEGRAL to invest in her small business by purchasing the necessary supplies such as fabric, thread, elastic, and buttons to make a variety of clothing items. She is doing all of this with the goal of giving her customers better service so that her customers are motivated to continue requesting her services, which will increase her sales and her income. She hopes to achieve her objective and improve her quality of life and that of her son.
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Maria habita en casa de su propiedad con su hijo, ella se dedica a la confección de prendas de vestir. El negocio está ubicado en su casa de habitación. Maria es una mujer increíble y muy ejemplar ya que es muy trabajadora, responsable y positiva, además, muchas personas dan buenas referencias de su persona y de su trabajo. Elabora variedad de prendas de vestir a precios muy accesibles. También ofrece calidad en su trabajo, razón por la cual muchas personas la prefieren. Tiene muchos años de dedicarse a esta actividad por lo que ya cuenta con mucha experiencia y sobre todo con clientes fijos que cada día la prefieren más. Ha tomado la decisión de solicitar este crédito a INTEGRAL para invertir en su pequeño negocio en la compra de los insumos necesarios como: telas, hilos, elástico, botones, etc. para la elaboración de variedad de prendas de vestir. Todo esto lo hace con el fin de dar un mejor servicio a los clientes de tal forma que los clientes se sientan motivados a seguir solicitando sus servicios y así sus ventas e ingresos se vean incrementados. Espera lograr su objetivo y mejorar su calidad de vida y la de su hijo.

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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
  • 711
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $27,098,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Maria Paz to purchase fabric, thread, elastic, and buttons.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 25, 2013
Jul 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015