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Teresa De Jesús
Teresa de Jesús M. M. is 42 years old and resides in the Municipality of Lourdes Colón, located in the Department of La Libertad. She lives with her three children, all of whom are minors and attend school, which requires a great deal of effort on her part. Teresa owns a food stall where she is in charge of making breakfast and lunch. It is frequented by the workers of the different factories in the area and also by the residents of the town, San Juan Opico, located in the Department of La Libertad. She is greatly recommended by the business owners of the area, being a very hard-working and determined woman, whom has dedicated herself completely to the well-being of her three children, all of whom depend solely on her. As such, she is seeking out a loan, with which she will be able to purchase vegetables, chicken, bread, refreshments, and anything else she might need to be able to create more dishes and increase her sales.
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Teresa de Jesús M. M. de 42 años de edad, reside en el Municipio de Lourdes Colón, ubicado en el departamento de La Libertad. Vive junto a sus tres hijos todos menores de edad, los cuales con mucho esfuerzo por parte de su madre, se dedican a estudiar. Teresa posee un comedor en el cual se encarga de hacer desayunos y almuerzos, los cuales comercializa con trabajadores de las diferentes fábricas del lugar, así como también con habitantes de la zona del pueblo de San Juan Opico, ubicado en el departamento de La Libertad. Ella es una persona que cuenta con muy buenas referencias por parte de los mismo comerciantes del lugar, ya que es una mujer muy trabajadora y esforzada, quien se ha dedica por completo al bienestar de sus tres hijos los cuales depende por completo de ella. Es por esto que Teresa solicita un préstamo, a través del cual pueda comprar más verduras, pollo, pan, bebidas, y todo lo que le permita elaborar más alimentos y de esta manera aumentar sus ventas.

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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
  • 699
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  • $29,614,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Teresa De Jesús purchase vegetables, chicken, bread, and refreshments.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 27, 2010
Feb 9, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 23, 2011