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Evelyn Yaneth
Evelyn is twenty-eight years old and is a high school graduate. She is married, and her husband is an employee of the the town water system as a plumber. They have two children, ages 9 and 5, and their daughter is the only one in school. Evelyn lives in her mother's home, together with her sister, husband, and children.

She has been involved in business for two years, specifically in selling clothing. This was an activity that her husband suggested. Before this, she was only involved in domestic chores. She travels throughout the entire town, doing all of her selling door to door and walking great distances.

She now hopes to diversify her business activity. For this reason, she is requesting a loan in order to buy fruits and vegetables. She has observed that this business can generate more profits. She will be able to bring more income home while also having a new business.

With the investment, she will be able to generate profits, take care of her children, and offer her kids the opportunity to go to school.

*The photograph was taken in a crop field because in this moment, she does not have fruits or vegetables to show in the picture.
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La fotografia fue tomada en un cultivo, porqué en ese momento no tenia frutas ni verduras, Para mostrarla en la foto.

Evelyn de 28 años de edad, es bachiller, está casada y su esposo es empleado en el sistema de agua del cantón (fontanero), los dos hijos tiene 9 y 5 años, solo la niña estudia; vive en casa de la madre junto a una hermana, su esposo y sus hijos.

Desde hace 2 años esta en el comercio, específicamente en la venta de ropa, fue una actividad que nació de su esposo quien le dijo que se dedicara al comercio, antes solo realizaba los oficios domésticos. Ella recorre todo el cantón, ya que la venta la hace de casa en casa, camina grandes distancias.

Ahora ella, desea diversificar su negocio; por ese motivo solicita el préstamo para comprar frutas y verduras, ya que a observado en este comercio puede generar más ganancias, y así en lo personal podrá llevar sus ingresos a la casa y poder tener un nuevo negocio. Con la inversión podrá generar ganancias y cuidar a sus hijos y brindarles el estudio.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is designed for rural women in El Salvador. Loan amounts are much smaller than average and the field partner is not requiring any guarantee for this type of loan. The goal is to support businesses that will enable women to work from their homes or start flexible businesses, as many of them are single mothers and are the sole caretakers for their families. Women who receive this type of loan also receive training on entrepreneurship, business management and budgeting.

About CrediCampo

This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.

About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 753
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,264,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Evelyn Yaneth to buy fruits and vegetables to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 14, 2013
Sep 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 19, 2015