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Jose Eliseo
Jose, age 42, lives in his own house with his wife and their two children. Jose has a carpentry shop where he makes and sells a variety of beautiful and fine furniture. He has had the business for five years. Thanks to God and to his dedication, he has managed to keep it running.

Many people prefer him because he offers quality and good prices for his furniture. Lately, his customers have increased, and the demand is greater each day.

His dream is to be able to see his business flourish. He knows that in order for this to happen he has to invest a little more in the production. He needs to do this in such a way as to manage to cover all of the demand.

That is why he has made the decision to request this loan from Integral. He will use the loan to invest in his business by purchasing wood, nails, glue, varnish, reeds, and other items that attract more customers. That way he will be able to achieve his objective of improving his quality of life and that of his family.
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Jose de 42 años de edad, habita en casa propia junto con su esposa y sus dos hijos, Jose posee un taller de carpintería en el cual fabrica y vende variedad de hermosos y finos muebles. Tiene 5 años de dedicarse al negocio y gracias a Dios y a su dedicación ha logrado mantenerlo en marcha. Muchas personas lo prefieren ya que él ofrece calidad y buenos precios en sus muebles. Últimamente los clientes han aumentado y cada día la demanda es mayor. Su sueño es poder ver florecer su negocio y sabe que para eso tiene que invertir un poco más en la producción de tal forma que logre cubrir toda la demanda. Para esto ha tomado la decisión de solicitar este crédito a INTEGRAL para invertir en su negocio en la compra de madera, clavos, pega, barniz, junco y de más artículos que logren atraer a más clientes de tal forma que pueda logra su objetivo de mejorar su calidad de vida y la de su familia.

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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
  • 727
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $26,313,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Jose Eliseo to buy wood, nails, glue, varnish, and reeds, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 23, 2014
May 16, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 26, 2015