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Mirian Esperanza
Mirian Esperanza lives with her three children, making her living selling tortillas and pupusas (thick corn tortillas stuffed with cheese, fried pork rind, chicken, or refried beans). She has been working in this business for several years and have gained a lot of experience producing and selling where she always obtains healthy profits.

The business is a store located in a community where Mirian lives and is frequented by a lot of people. She has a lot of steady customers who prefer her because everything is made with the best quality goods, at accessible prices and above all, an excellent service. Mirian is an exemplary woman, she is decisive, dedicated to her work and with a lot of goals for the future. She feels very proud of what she has achieved to date and is confident that if she continues working hard she will be able to achieve greater success.

In the last few weeks, demand has increase and she wants to profit from it by making a new investment and she doesn't have enough capital which is why she is seeking a loan from INTEGRAL which enables her to buy corn, beans, fresh cheese, pork crackling, vegetables and so on. Mirian Esperanza has good repayment references, she says that she will be able to repay the sum and at the same time has faith that she will give her family a better life.
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Mirian Esperanza vive junto a sus tres hijos, ella se dedica a la venta de tortillas y pupusas tiene varios años con el negocio y ha adquirida mucha experiencia en la elaboración y venta por lo que siempre obtiene las mejores ganancias, el negocio esta un local ubicado en la comunidad donde vive y es muy transitado de personas, se hecho de mucha clientela fija que la prefiere porque todo esta elaborado con material de primera calidad, a precios accesibles y sobre todo con un excelente servicio; Mirian es una mujer ejemplar, decidida, dedicada a su labor y con muchas metas por delante, se siente orgullosa de lo que h logrado hasta el momento y esta segura que si continua trabajando con esfuerzo podrá alcanzar un éxito mayor, en las ultimas semanas aumento la demanda y quiere aprovechar para realizar una nueva inversión y no posee de suficiente capital por eso le solicita a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar maíz, frijol, quesillo, chicharrón, verduras, etc. Mirian Esperanza tiene buenas referencias de pago, asegura que podrá saldar la deuda y a la vez tiene fe que le dará a su familia una vida mejor.

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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
  • 529
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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 $600 helped Mirian Esperanza to buy corn, beans, fresh cheese, pork crackling and vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 22, 2012
Oct 11, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014