Miguel is 61 years old and has made a living by selling quilts, sheets, hammocks and blankets for the last ten years. He sells in an itinerant fashion in the various neighborhoods and markets near his home. With what he obtains from his sales he is able to get ahead with the expenses he has at home. He lives by himself in a house he owns, as his children live in separate houses with their families. Miguel is requesting a loan to be able to buy more merchandise wholesale and to be able to continue with his work, as this is his only source of income.
Miguel de 61 años de edad se dedica desde hace 10 años a la venta de colchas, sabanas, hamacas y frazadas, vende de forma ambulante por las diferentes colonias y mercados que se encuentran cerca de su lugar de residencia, con lo que obtiene de sus ventas logra salir adelante con los gastos que se le presentan en el hogar, vive solo en casa propia ya que sus hijos viven en casas separadas con sus familias, Miguel esta solicitando un crédito para poder comprar mas mercadería por mayor y poder seguir con su trabajo ya que esa es su única fuente de ingresos.
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.