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Armida De Jesús
Armida is 49 years old, studied up to the seventh grade in school. From 8 years old she has been doing domestic work. She is the mother of four children, but only two daughters live with her. Armida is a widow.

Armida works as a domestic employee taking care of the children in a neighboring house. She also has a apparatus to charge car batteries. She has been working as a domestic for 4 years, and the job taking care of the children is 5 minutes from her house. At her home where she lives she has the apparatus to charge batteries and her daughters help with this when they come home from school.

She seeks a loan to buy a cart to sell her fast food. She lives in an area where there are a lot of people and therefore she wants to open this business in her house. The loan will improve her income at home an in this way she will obtain income to support her daughters.

Her goal is to help her daughters become successful, make sure they do not lack food at home and provide them a university-level education.
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Armida de 49 años, estudio hasta séptimo grado de educación básica. Desde hace unos 8 años, se dedica a los oficios domésticos, es madre de cuatro hijos; pero solo dos hijas viven con ella ya que Armida es viuda.

Armida trabaja en lo domestico, en una casa vecina cuidando unos niños, también tiene un aparato de cargar baterías de carro. se ha dedicado a esto desde hace 4 años, el trabajo de cuidar las niñas está a 5 minutos de su casa y en la casa de donde ella vive tiene el aparato para cargar baterías y a esto le ayudan sus hijas cuando regresan de la escuela

El préstamo que está solicitando, es para comprar un carretón para la venta de comida rápida; ya que vive en una zona donde hay mucha gente y debido a eso quiere poner ese negocio en la casa. El préstamo mejorara, sus ingresos a la casa y así obtendrá ganancias para sus hijas.

Su objetivo, es sacar adelante a sus hijas, que no les falte el alimento en la casa y brindarles una educación universitaria.

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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.

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  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 719
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,296,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Armida De Jesús to buy a small cart to sell her fast food.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 12, 2013
Listed
Oct 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Feb 20, 2015