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Gelber Mauricio

Update on Gelber Mauricio

Gelber needs to continue working growing vegetables, which is why he has requested another loan. The loan will be used to buy fertilizers and cucumber and green bean seeds.

He told us that with the previous loan he was able to plant a good crop, which resulted in an abundant and healthy harvest. With the profits he was able to pay off his loan and cover the household expenses. He is very thankful and wants to keep working with his crops.
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Gelber, necesita continuar trabajando en el cultivo de hortalizas es por ello que nos ha solicitado otro crédito el cual lo destinara para comprar fertilizantes, semilla de pepino y ejotes.
Expresa que con el crédito anterior logro realizar una buena siembra, con una cosecha abundante y sana le permitio con las ganancias cancelar el crédito y cubrio los gastos del hogar, esta muy agradecido y desea continuar trabajando con sus cultivos.

Previous Loan Details

Gelber is a farmer who lives with his mother and grandparents. He grows vegetables and has been in this business for three years. Gelber grows cucumbers, tomatoes, and chile peppers. He works full-time and learned this trade from his grandfather. Gelber is currently requesting a loan to us... More from Gelber Mauricio's previous loan »

Additional Information

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 580
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,742,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Gelber Mauricio to buy fertilizers and cucumber and green bean seeds to plant.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Aug 13, 2012
Sep 17, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 18, 2013
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Gelber Mauricio. It was first posted on Kiva on Mar, 2012. Learn More