Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Roxana A. M., 33, lives in Ilopango with her husband, who is a pick-up driver, that makes trips towards Lake Ilopango. She has two, minor daughters, who are in schools. She has a grocery store where she sells basic needs items. Despite having a lot of competition, Roxana doesn't lose hope of being able to improve her business's condition because she needs to improve her family's economic situation to provide her daughters with all they need. For this reason, she is requesting funding to buy more stock items so that her store will be more productive and become the first choice for shoppers in her area.
View original language description ↓

Roxana A. M. de 33 años de edad, reside en el municipio de Ilopango, vive junto a su esposo, el cual trabaja como conductor de pick up, los cuales hacen viajes hacia el lago de Ilopango; así mismo vive junto a sus dos hijas menores de edad, las cuales se dedican a estudiar. Ella posee una tienda en la cual vende productos de primera necesidad, a pesar que cuenta con mucha competencia, Roxana no pierde la esperanza de poder mejorar las condiciones de su negocio, ya que ella cuenta con la necesidad de mejorar su economía familiar y poder brindarles todo lo necesario a sus hijas. Es por esto que ella solicita un préstamo a través del cual pueda comprar más productos de primera necesidad, de manera que logre surtir en lo más posible la tienda y de esta manera ser la primera opción para todas las personas del lugar.

Additional Information

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
  • 510
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,386,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Roxana to buy basic needs items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 7, 2010
Jan 12, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2011