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Edin Ovando
Edin, 41, has worked in agriculture for two years so has acquired skills needed to care for his crops. His main crops are beans and corn that he sells to basic grain agencies near his place of residence. He uses profits from these sales to cover some of his family’s expenses. He lives with his wife and children.

Edin’s asking for a loan to buy agricultural supplies like seed, fertilizer, manure, etc. that will help with his crops to earn higher profits and continue helping with his household expenses with no limitations whatsoever.
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Edin de 41 años de edad, él se dedica a la agricultura desde hace 2 años y eso le ha dado la capacidad y el conocimiento necesario para asistir sus cultivos, su principal siembra es el maíz y frijol, comercializa sus cultivos en agencias de granos básicos que están cerca de su lugar de residencia, con las ganancias que obtiene de sus ventas logra solventar algunos de los gastos que su familia tiene, vive con su esposa y sus hijos, Edin esta solicitando un credito para poder comprar insumos agrícolas que le ayuden en la siembra de sus cultivos como: abonos, semillas, fertilizantes, etc. y asi poder tener mejores ganancias y seguir ayudando en los gastos de su casa sin ninguna limitación.

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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.

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  • $4,900
    Average annual income
  • 452
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  • $23,251,800
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    Loan transacted in USD
Expired
A loan of $700 helped Edin Ovando to buy agricultural supplies.
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Sep 19, 2013
Listed
Oct 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Expired:
Nov 9, 2013