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Daysi Patricia

Daysi lives in Ahuachapan with her partner Jose. Together they have 3 children. Jose is an electrician, but his salary is not sufficient to maintain their family. For this reason, Daysi, who is a very determined woman, started a businesses selling hats in the central market. Her products are in great demand in the area, where people use hats a lot as protection against the sun while working in the fields. Daysi has just 4 years in this business, but she expects it to continue to grow. She is requesting a loan to purchase more variety of hats to offer to her customers.

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Daysi Patricia S. R. vive en El departamento de Ahuachapán. Daysi está acompañada con José, quien es el padre de sus tres hijos, José se dedica a la profesión de electricista, pero sus ingresos salariales de su trabajo, no son suficiente para mantener a su familia, es por ello; que Daysi una mujer muy luchadora, puso un negocio de venta de sombreros en el mercado central. El producto que Daysi comercializa es muy demandado en la zona, ya que es un lugar donde las personas utilizan mucho este accesorio como manera de protección del sol cuando se encuentran trabajando en la agricultura, Daysi lleva solo 4 años en el negocio pero tiene expectativas para hacerlo crecer, es por ello que solicita un crédito para comprar más variedad de sombreros para ofrecer a sus clientes.

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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
  • 458
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,312,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Daysi Patricia to purchase a wider variety of hats to offer her customers, and continue to grow her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 17, 2009
May 11, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2010