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Esmeralda Yaneth

Update on Esmeralda Yaneth

Esmeralda has decided to request another loan to invest in buying fertilizer and pesticide and paying the people who will help her prepare her land for planting. She has seen positive results from her previous loan. She had a better harvest (corn and bananas) and has a higher income. Esmeralda's family hasn't changed but their living conditions have. She and her family are very healthy, and are prepared to keep working so they can build their own house.
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Esmeralda, opta por otro crédito para invertirlo en compra de abonos, insecticidas y pagar a las personas que le ayudaran a preparar la tierra para la siembra. Ella ve resultados positivos con el préstamo anterior, tuvo una mejor cosecha (maíz y plátano), tiene mejores ingresos.
Esmeralda cuenta con el mismo núcleo familiar, las condiciones de vida han cambiado para ella y su familia, están muy saludables y dispuestos a seguir trabajando para lograr construir su propia vivienda.

Previous Loan Details

Esmeralda wants to continue cultivating corn and pipián (type of squash) through an irrigation system. For this reason she is requesting a loan which she wants to invest in the purchase of fertilizer, herbicides and seed. These materials are ones generally used to protect and strengthen the produ... More from Esmeralda Yaneth's previous loan »

Additional Information

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 632
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,078,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Esmeralda Yaneth to buy fertilizer and pesticide, and to pay the people who will help her prepare her land.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 19, 2013
Oct 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014