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Teresa Del Carmen
Teresa Del Carmen S. D. C. lives in the town of Tacachico in the eastern Salvadoran "departamento" of La Libertad. Teresa, 40, is a caring mother of three children, all still living at home and all still in school. Unfortunately, Teresa isn't able to spend as much time with her children as she would like because she has to work long hours every day to support them. Teresa is applying for a loan so that she can buy supplies to stock her dairy, cheese and cream business, the means of support for the family.
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Teresa Del Carmen S. D. C. vive en el municipio D. Tacachico en el departamento D. La Libertad en la zona occidental del país. A sus 40 años D. edad, Teresa es responsable y madre D. tres hijos, todos menores D. edad y todos estudiantes D. educación básica. Desafortunadamente Teresa no logra pasar todo el tiempo que quisiera con sus hijos, pues tiene que trabajar largas horas diarias para poder mantener su casa y familia. Teresa solicita un préstamo para compra D. materia prima para surtir su negocio en productos lácteos, quesos y crema, que es el medio D. manutención D. la familia.

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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
  • 714
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $29,637,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Teresa Del Carmen buy supplies for dairy business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 21, 2009
Aug 8, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2011