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Laura Leticia
Laura Leticia R. R. lives in the neighborhood of Soyapango in the city of San Salvador. Laura works part time in a doctor's office and while she was working there she got the idea to start her business, which now is her main source of income. When she was working at the doctor's office she realized that there are many working mothers that did not have anyone to take care of their children. Laura started a daycare center. Now the mothers that she serves are happy and they are so thankful that Laura started a daycare center in their neighborhood. Laura is asking for a loan to be able to buy furniture for her daycare center.

(Translated by Nigel of San Roque High School)

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Laura Leticia R. R., vive en Soyapango departamento de San Salvador, Laura es empleada medio tiempo de un consultorio médico, pero nació de ella una idea que ahora es su principal fuente de ingreso; en vista de la necesidad de muchas madres que trabajan y no hay quienes cuiden de sus hijos, Laura monto una guardería; de la cual ahora muchas madres están felices y reconocen lo indispensable que es tener una guardería en la zona. Laura solicita un crédito para la compra de inmuebles, para su guardería.

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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
  • 550
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,835,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Laura Leticia to buy furniture for her daycare center.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 24, 2009
Apr 24, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2011