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Maria Elena
María lives in her own home together with her husband and her young children. She has dedicated herself for a long time to raising chickens as her main source of income. She is a very hardworking woman, dedicated to her work, honest and responsible. María receives help from her husband. They have the dream of giving their family a better quality of life with their great efforts. María is characterized as giving her best effort to the activities that she carries out and for this she has earned the respect and admiration of family, friends and especially her customers that always prefer her business because of her great commitment to always deliver the best products.

María has for some time wanted to expand her small business. That is why she decided to apply for a loan from Integral to buy more chickens and chicken feed so that these are of the best quality for her faithful clientele.
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María, vive en su vivienda propia junto a su esposo y su hijos menor de edad. Se dedica desde ya hace mucho tiempo a la crianza de pollos como su principal fuente de ingresos. Es una mujer muy trabajadora, dedicada en su trabajo, honesta y responsable. María recibe ayuda de su esposo que con grandes esfuerzos tienen el sueño de darle a su familia una mejor calidad de vida. María se caracteriza por que da su mejor esfuerzo en las actividades que realiza, por lo que se ha ganado el respeto y la admiración de familia, amigos y en especial de su clientela que siempre lo prefiere. Es por su gran compromiso de siempre entregar los mejores productos. María desde hace u tiempo desea ampliar su pequeño negocio es por eso que decidió solicitar un crédito a INTEGRAL para comprar más pollos y concentrado para que estos sean de la mejor calidad para su fiel clientela.

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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
  • 549
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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 $600 helped Maria Elena to buy more chickens and chicken feed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 11, 2012
Nov 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013