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Claudia Eleticia
Claudia is 19 years old. She is a hardworking young woman and a responsible mother. She lives with her husband and her little one, whom she wants to give all the best, which is why she works very hard along with her husband. She works growing corn and sorghum, which is a plant that can be used for both human and animal consumption, as well as for making brooms. This plants allows them to have a wider array of customers, so this crop is very beneficial to them.

Claudia is requesting a loan from Integral because she wants to have enough money to invest in purchasing seeds to sow, and also to pay rent in advance for the lot where they work. Even though circumstances have not allowed them to purchase their own land, they plan to do so in the future.
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Claudia de 19 años de edad, es una joven trabajadora y madre responsable, ella vive junto a su esposo y su pequeño, a quien desea darle todo lo mejor que sea posible, por lo que trabaja muy duro junto a su esposo. Ella se dedica al cultivo de maíz y de sorgo, la cual es una planta que se puede usar para consumo humano y animal como también para elaborar escobas, esta plata les permite contar con una gama más amplia de clientes por lo que su cosecha es muy positiva para ellos. Claudia solicita un préstamo a INTEGRAL, con el deseo de contar con el dinero necesario para invertir en la compra de semillas para sembrar y así mismo para pagar el alquiler por adelantado de la parcela en la que elaboran su trabajo, ya que las circunstancias no les ha permitido comprar un terreno propio, lo cual esta dentro de sus planes futuros.

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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
  • 699
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $29,575,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Claudia Eleticia to purchase seeds to sow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Nov 21, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 19, 2013