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Vicenta is 29 years old. She lives with her three children, all of them minors. They go to school and help her with her business. She has a store with various basic necessity products for the home such as: bread, milk, detergent, juice, eggs, and snacks. She has had this business for two years. It has allowed her to become well known in the area and have different customers who consume her products daily. Vicenta is asking for a loan from INTEGRAL. With it, she hopes to improve her business, stocking it with new products and brands of candies, juice, bread and more. She also wants to stock up on what she already has. This will be very positive for Vicenta, since it will improve her sales and she will be able to compete with other stores that are in the same area. What Vicenta wants the most is to increase her sales and offer a better life to he children and give them a better home.
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Vicenta de 29 años de edad, vive junto a sus tres hijos todos menores de edad quienes se dedican a estudiar y a ayudarle con el negocio. Ella posee una tienda de productos varios y de primera necesidad para su hogar tales como: pan, leche, detergentes, jugos, huevos, como también golosinas. Ella ha tenido por dos años este negocio, lo que le ha permitido ser muy conocida en la zona y tener varios clientes que a diario consumen sus productos. Vicenta solicita un préstamo a INTEGRAL con el deseo de mejorar su negocio surtiéndolo con nuevos productos y marcas de dulces, jugos, pan y otros más, así también para aumentar su inventario de lo que ya posee. Esto será muy positivo para Vicenta ya que mejorará sus ventas y podrá competir con otras tiendas que están en la misma zona. El mayor deseo de Vicenta es aumentar sus ventas, para brindarle una vida mejor a sus hijos y darles un hogar 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
  • 468
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,326,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $900 helped Vicenta to buy basic necessity products to improve her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 29, 2013
Feb 13, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014