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María Inés
María Inés is in a very hard line of work which is the sale of seafood such as: crab, different types of shrimp, fish, shellfish and other types of seafood. She is a traveling sales woman and goes to different towns on a daily basis where she offers her products in various neighborhoods.

María Inés lives with her husband, who does similar work and shares the common goal of giving their three children all of the necessities. She is also very responsible with her home.

María is requesting this loan in order to purchase larger quantities of seafood, and therefore be able to fulfill orders from her clients. This will ensure that they can count on her and will recommend her to other clients due to her responsibility and the freshness of her products.
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María Inés se dedica a un trabajo muy duro el cual es la comercialización de mariscos como: cangrejos, diferentes tipos de camarones, pescado, conchas y otras más, su venta la realiza de forma ambulante yendo a distintos pueblos donde día tras días ofrece sus productos por diferentes colonias. Ella vive junto a su esposo quien trabaja de la misma manera todo con el mismo fin en común que es el de darles todo lo necesario a sus tres hijos. María es muy responsable con su hogar por lo que solicita un préstamo a INTEGRAL, por medio del cual pueda comprar mayor cantidad de mariscos y así mismo atender encargos hechos por sus clientes a quienes desea cumplirles para siempre contar con ellos y de estar forma ser referida a otras personas tomando en cuenta su responsabilidad y frescura de sus productos.

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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
  • 580
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,854,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped María Inés to buy crabs, shrimp and fish to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 18, 2012
Sep 9, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 20, 2013