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Rosa Cristina
Rosa Cristina T. D. Q. is 57 years old. She resides in the town of Santa Tecla, loacted in the departament of La Libertad. She lives with her husband who works for a private company and who also works as a tailor in his free time. In this way, he helps Rosa with work in her business. She also lives with her only son, who is a minor and a student. Rosa has a cutting an tailoring workshop where she makes and sells robes and pajamas for children, ponchos for adults, and clothing for men and women. She also buys and sells underwear. She sells these, visiting different offices where she offers them to employees who even order ahead of time. This is very good for Rose, since she makes several articles of clothing which are guaranteed sales. She also sells her products from her home to friends and neighbors. Rosa is asking for a loan with which she can buy underwear, fabric, thread, buttons and other elements which are necessary to make the clothing she sells. This allows her to have more sales and in this way improve her business and the stability of her home.
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Rosa Cristina T. D. Q. D. 57 años D. edad, resiD. en el municipio D. Santa Tecla, ubicado en el departamento D. La Libertad. Vive junto a su esposo quien es empleado D. una empresa privada y quien también trabaja como sastre en sus tiempos libres, D. esta forma el le ayuda a Rosa con el trabajo del negocio que ella posee; así mismo vive junto a su único hijo menor D. edad, el cual se dedica a estudiar. Rosa posee un taller D. corte y confección, en donD. se dedica a la elaboración y venta D. batas y camisones para niños, ponchos para personas adultas, ropa para damas y caballeros y así mismo copra y venD. ropa interior. Esta la comercializa, visitando diferentes oficinas, en donD. las ofrece a los empleados del lugar, los cuales incluso le hacen pedidos previos, lo cual es muy bueno para Rosa, ya que elabora un número D. prendas D. vestir las cuales son ganancias seguras, así mismo comercializa sus productos en su casa D. habitación en donD. venD. con sus amigos y vecinos. Rosa solicita un préstamo por medio del cual pueda comprar: ropa interior, telas, hilos, botones y otros elementos más los cuales son necesarios para la elaboración D. la ropa que comercializa, lo que le permita contar con mayores ventas y D. esta forma mejorar su negocio y la estabilidad D. su hogar.

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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
  • 510
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    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 $825 helped Rosa Cristina to purchase underwear, fabric, buttons and needles.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 17, 2010
May 25, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2012