Roxana is 32 years old. She lives in a house of her own with her two children and sells tortillas from home. She has been in this line of work for several years, and works from Monday to Sunday. Due to her willingness to work hard and her congeniality, she has a lot of customers. With the income she derives from the sales, she manages to pay for household expenses. Roxana asks for a loan to buy sweetcorn by the quintal and lime in order to keep making tortillas and increase her income so as to give her family greater financial stability.
Roxana de 32 años de edad vive en casa propia con sus dos hijos, ella se dedica a la venta de tortillas en su casa desde hace varios años trabaja de lunes a domingo, tiene mucha clientela pues es una persona muy trabajadora y amable, con las ganancias que obtiene logra solventar los gastos de su hogar. Roxana solicita un crédito para comprar maíz por quintales y cal para seguir elaborando las tortillas y así obtener mejores ganancias para tener una mejor estabilidad económica con su familia.
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.