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Esperanza, 31, lives in a house of her own with her life companion and their two children. She works selling food and also owns a store; both of her businesses have been home-based for many years.

She’s a kind, responsible, courteous woman with a very pleasant personality. Thanks to this she’s won over her customers’ trust and they prefer her; she now has a well-established regular clientele as a result and is able this way to cover many of her costs.

Esperanza’s asking for a loan to buy products like chicken, meat, vegetables, rice, fruit, etc. that she uses to prepare her meals as well as to stock her store so that she can supply the current demand she has, to earn higher income and to improve her quality of life.
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Doña Esperanza de 31 años de edad, vive en casa propia junto a su compañero de vida y sus dos hijos, ella se dedica la venta de comida y además posee una tienda desde hace varios años sus negocios están ubicados en su domicilio, ella es una persona mable, responsable, educada y con muy buen carácter, gracias a ello se ha ganado la confianza de sus clientes que la prefieren ya que posee una clientela establecida, de esta manera ha logrado solventar muchos de sus gasto, Doña Esperanza solicita un crédito para invertir en la compra de productos para elaborar la comida como pollos, carnes, verduras, arroz, frutas, etc. y también para surtir su tienda, y asi abastecer la demanda que posee, obtener mayores ingresos y mejorar su calidad de vida.

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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
  • 717
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $27,094,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Esperanza to buy chicken, meat, vegetables, rice, fruit, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 27, 2013
Sep 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 20, 2015