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Teresa De Jesús
Teresa de Jesús R. H. is 48 years old and lives in La Libertad with her two daughters. For 14 years she has had her business selling food and tortillas, which is her only source of income for supporting her family. Teresa is requesting a loan for the purpose of buying a microwave for her business. She will also buy basic grains for making her foods. Teresa hopes to improve her sales and thereby her earnings, with which she will improve the economic situation she confronts.
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Teresa de Jesús R. H. de 48 años de edad reside en La Libertad junto a sus dos hijas. Ella posee desde hace 14 años su negocio de comida y tortillas, el cual es su única fuente de ingresos para sostener a su familia. Teresa Solicita un préstamo con el fin de poder comprar un microondas para su negocio, así también comprar granos básicos para la elaboración de los alimentos. Teresa espera mejorar las ventas y así mejorar las ganancias, con lo cual mejorara la situación económica a la que se enfrenta.

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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
  • 463
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,326,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Teresa De Jesús compra de un microondas y granos básicos.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 19, 2009
May 31, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2010