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José María
José María V. G. is 43 years old and lives with his life partner and two children in San Martin, department of San Salvador. He has a repair and automobile shop in a heavily trafficked area in San Martin; it is a very profitable business since he has a lot of customers because of the quality of his work and his good prices. Lately though, José has had more demand for his work and does not have the necessary tools to do it all, this is why he went to INTEGRAL for a loan that will allow him to buy more car paint in different colors to be able to satisfy all of his customers. José is family man and hopes in the future for his business to help him meet all of his household expenses and have a better quality of life.
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José María V. G. de cuarenta y tres años de edad vive con su compañera de vida y sus dos hijos en San Martin, del departamento de San Salvador. El posee un taller de enderezado y pintura de automóviles en un lugar muy concurrido de San Martin, es un negocio muy rentable pues ya tiene mucha clientela por su calidad de trabajo y sus buenos precios; pero últimamente José ha tenido más demanda de trabajo y no posee con todo lo necesario para realizarlo, es por eso que se decidió a solicitar a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar más pintura de carro, de diferentes colores para poder satisfacer a todos sus clientes. José es todo un hombre de familia y espera que en un futuro su negocio le ayude a solventar todas las necesidades de su hogar y tener una mejor calidad de vida.

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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
  • 732
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $29,699,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped José María to buy car paint.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 15, 2011
Mar 31, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2011