Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Jose Santos
Jose lives in his own home with his wife. For the past 20 years they have operated a mobile music service. They provide music at quinceañeras (a common birthday celebration in Latin America that celebrates a girl becoming a woman), weddings, birthdays, and all types of events. Due to their hard work and the responsible way in which they work, they have loyal customers. The income from the business is used to pay the household expenses.

Jose is seeking a loan so that he can buy large speakers and an amplifier so that he can continue running his business, as it is his only source of income, and therefore he will have more economic stability.
View original language description ↓
José vive en casa propia con su esposa, tiene una discomóvil desde hace 20 años ameniza fiestas rosas, bodas, cumpleaños y todo tipo de eventos, tiene buena clientela por su buen trabajo y su responsabilidad con los clientes, con las ganancias que obtiene logra solventar algunos gastos de su hogar, José esta solicitando un crédito para poder comprar unos bafles grandes y un amplificador para seguir con su negocio ya que esa es su única fuente de trabajo y asi poder tener una mejor estabilidad económica.

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
  • 725
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,313,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Jose Santos to buy large speakers and an amplifier.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 12, 2013
Jul 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014