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Felipe, 56, lives with his life companion and their two children. He owns his house and his two adult children help him work the land. He has a growing crop that’s in good condition. He’s not had any crop losses and it’s in very good condition due to the type of weather where he grows. He’s a very responsible client who is very dedicated to his work. He’s had two previous loans that he’s repaid on time.

He’s asking Integral for a loan for agriculture and animal husbandry use; it will be used for harvesting and hulling corn as well as for planting the second phase of his planting cycle to optimize his work and increase crop yields as well as to produce better family income. Felipe is a very well-qualified client who is sure to make his installment payments.
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Felipe de cincuenta y seis años de edad vive con su compañera de vida y sus dos hijos, posee casa propia y sus dos hijos ya mayores que le ayudan a trabajar la tierra, cuenta con un cultivo en pie en buenas condiciones, no ha perdido cosecha se encuentra en muy buenas condiciones debido al tipo de clima donde tiene el sembradillo, es un cliente muy responsable, muy dedicado a su trabajo cuenta con un historial de dos créditos cancelados al día. Solicita un crédito a INTEGRAL para trabajo agropecuario para la corta y desgrane de maíz, además de la siembra de la segunda etapa de su cosecha, para la optimización de su trabajo y el aumento de su producción así como un mejor ingreso para el su familia. Felipe es un cliente muy bien calificado y asegura el cumplimiento de los pagos de su crédito.

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More information about this loan

This loan is part of Apoyo Integral's program to help subsistence farmers located in high-risk regions of El Salvador, including coastal strips, river banks, and volcano fault lines. The program, which offers reduced interest rates, targets farmers who don't qualify for formal funding due to their low-income and geographical risk. By funding this loan, you are helping Apoyo and a local non-governmental organization extend risk-tolerant credit to even more farmers.

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
  • 549
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,835,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Felipe to buy corn seeds.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Sep 29, 2012
Oct 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 19, 2013