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Victor  Hugo
Hugo lives in his own house with his wife and three kids. He is dedicated to agriculture, especially the sowing of corn, *pipianes*, and plantains. He has been doing this for many years and sells his products in markets that are close to his home. Huge is seeking credit to buy herbicides, fertilizer, seeds, etc. to continue with his harvests and obtain a larger income to give his family a better quality of life.
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Hugo vive en casa propia con su esposa y sus 3 hijos, él se dedica a la agricultura especialmente a la siembra de maíz, pipianes y plátanos, tiene ya varios años de dedicarse a esa actividad, comercializa sus productos en los mercados que están cerca de su lugar de residencia, Hugo está solicitando un crédito para la compra de herbicidas, fertilizantes, abonos, semillas, etc. para seguir con sus cosechas y así obtener mejores ganancias y darle a su familia una mejor calidad de vida.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of Apoyo Integral's program to help subsistence farmers located in high-risk regions of El Salvador, including coastal strips, river banks, and volcano fault lines. The program, which offers reduced interest rates, targets farmers who don't qualify for formal funding due to their low-income and geographical risk. By funding this loan, you are helping Apoyo and a local non-governmental organization extend risk-tolerant credit to even more farmers.

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
  • 675
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,152,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Victor Hugo to buy herbicides, fertilizers, seeds, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Aug 3, 2013
Sep 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014