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María Ernestina
María Ernestina G. D. A. is 56 years old and lives in the municipality of Soyapango with her husband and three young children. She has a small business where she sells fuel and lubricants for autos and motorcycles. She has been running this business for several years and it is the only source of income she has to pay for the household expenses. She will use the loan to purchase better quality products and expand her business in order to offer more variety to her customers. María is an enterprising woman known by her neighbors to be a happy person who wants to better herself. In addition, she wishes to help her children have a better life and an education.
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María Ernestina G. D. A. es una señora D. 56 años D. edad resiD. en en el municipio D. Soyapango, adonD. vive con su esposo y tres hijos menores D. edad, lugar adonD. tiene un pequeño negocio D. venta D. combustible y lubricantes para autos y motocicletas. Dicho negocio cuenta con varios años funcionando, y es la única forma D. financiar los gastos familiares, el pedido del préstamo es, para ampliar su negocio, además D. comprar producto D. mejor calidad y darles más variedad a sus clientes, María es una mujer emprendedora conocida por sus vecinos como una persona alegre y con muchos deseos D. superarse, así como el D. ayudar a sus hijos para tener una mejor vida y estudios.

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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
  • 498
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  • $31,356,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped María Ernestina to purchase motor oil and lubricants.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
25 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 3, 2010
Sep 5, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2011