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Update on Victorina

Victorina continues investing in her fruit and vegetable sales business as well as in the store, so she is opting for a new loan. With it, she will purchase beverages, basic grains, snacks, bread, eggs, oil, tomatoes, onions, cabbage, avocados, watermelons, melons, oranges, and similar items, with which she hopes to keep her customers very satisfied.

With the help of the previous loan, she has kept her business running, having earnings that are useful for covering her household expenses and making her payments on time. Currently, she has opened a basic household products store.
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Victorina, sigue invirtiendo en su negocio de venta de frutas y verduras, así como también en la tienda, por lo que opta por un nuevo préstamo con el que comprara bebidas, granos básicos, golosinas, pan, huevos, aceite, tomates, cebollas, repollo, aguacates, sandias, melones, naranjas, etc., con lo que espera mantener a sus clientes muy satisfechos.
Con ayuda del financiamiento anterior ha mantenido su negocio funcionando, teniendo ganancias que son de utilidad para cubrir los gastos de su hogar y mantener su puntualidad en el pago de sus cuotas. Actualmente ha realizado la apertura de una tienda de productos básicos para el hogar.

Previous Loan Details

Victorina is someone who is well known in her community. She currently lives with her partner and has two adult children. She runs a business selling fruit and vegetables and works from 7am to 4pm. She has been doing this with her husband for 53 years. She learnt the business through economic nec... More from Victorina's previous loan »

Additional Information

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About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 630
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $28,084,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,600 helped Victorina to purchase beverages, basic grains, snacks, bread, eggs, oil, tomatoes, onions, cabbage, avocados, watermelons, melons, oranges, and similar items.
61% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 21, 2014
Jul 13, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss: