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Deysi Esperanza

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Deysi is 34 years old, married and has three children, one nine years old and a set of four year old twins. She has been selling fish since she got married but she used to be a merchant with her mother. She gets up at 4:00 am so that she can leave early to make her sales. She prepares her husband’s and children’s breakfasts, prepares her oldest son for school, and takes her twins to her mother in law while she goes out to sell. In order to buy her fish, she needs to board a pickup truck that takes her to the city where she can board the bus to the beach.

She is asking for a loan through Fundación Campo so that she can make the final payment on her house that she bought. She will use the rest of the money to buy dried fish to sell. This will allow her to finish paying off her house, get the deed, and then feel certain that the house is hers and she will then be able to buy more fish. She has to travel several times but doesn’t have enough money to buy for the whole month.

She can save the money she pays for the trips because she wants her children to graduate from university and add onto her house.
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Deysi tiene 34 años de edad, es casada y tiene tres hijos, uno de 9 años y unos gemelos de 4 años de edad. Ella se dedica a la venta de pescado desde que se caso, antes se dedicaba al comercio junto con su mamá. Para salir temprano a vender, se levanta a las 4:00 a.m. a preparar el desayuno de sus hijos y su esposo, y alistar a su hijo mayor para llevarlo a la escuela y a los gemelos los lleva con su suegra mientras tanto ella se va a vender. Para comprar el pescado, debe abordar un pick up hasta llegar a la ciudad, en donde aborda un autobús que la conduce hasta la playa.

El préstamo que esta solicitando a Fundación Campo, es para pagar la última cuota de una casa que compro y el resto para comprar pescado seco para vender. Con la inversión terminara de pagar su casa y podrá sacar sus escrituras y estar segura que ya es su casa y comprar más pescado, pues debe de viajar varias veces al mes por no tener suficiente dinero para comprar para todo el mes. Ese dinero que paga de los pasajes se lo puede ahorrar ya que su propósito es que sus hijos se gradúen de la universidad y construir una habitación más a su vivienda.

Previous Loan Details

Sra. Deysi is 31 years old and lives with her husband and their three children, one of 9 years and the twins who are 2 years old. She has been buying and selling fish for twelve years. Her mother motivated her because she herself had always been engaged in this business. Deysi has to travel lo... More from Deysi Esperanza's previous loan »

Additional Information

About CrediCampo

This loan is administered by CrediCampo, a Kiva Field Partner in El Salvador. CrediCampo seeks to improve the lives of rural communities and their families in areas including health, education, basic services, and infrastructure. Through its Community Development Unit, CrediCampo provides scholarships, leadership development training, and financial education programs for families in rural areas. CrediCampo’s work is crucial in addressing the issue of poverty in El Salvador. Based on 2009 estimates, 37.8% of the population lives below the poverty line. To learn more about CrediCampo and their work, visit their partner page.

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About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 493
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,339,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Deysi Esperanza to pay off her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 21, 2013
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2014