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Roosvelt Alberto
Roosvelt is 39 years old and lives with his wife and children. He is a very responsible man who works joyfully and extremely hard to provide the best he can for his family. Roosvelt makes a living farming corn, beans and other staple grains.

In hopes of increasing his production and sales, Roosvelt visited INTEGRAL's offices to request this loan. He plans to use the support from the loan to purchase input items for tending his crops, including: seeds, manure, fertilizers, pesticides, etc. He has an excellent credit history, and is grateful for this opportunity. Roosvelt hopes that this investment will provide the access to capital he currently lacks, and will help him to continue putting food on the table for his family.
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Roosvelt de 39 años de edad, vive junto a su esposa y sus hijos. Es un hombre muy responsable con sus obligaciones de hogar, ya que siempre se ha caracterizado por brindarles lo mejor a su familia. Es muy trabajador, siempre lo ha realizado con alegría y entusiasmo, se dedica a ser agricultor siembra todos loa años los principales granos básicos de la zona como lo son, maíz y frijol. Roosvelt desea incrementar sus ventas y por eso visitó las oficinas de INTEGRAL para solicitar un crédito el cual le permita comprar: semillas, abonos, fertilizantes, pesticidas entre otros. Cabe destacar que cuenta con un excelente record crediticio y esto lo hace resaltar un poco más. Desea contar con la ayuda solicitada puesto que no tiene otros ingresos monetarios, y así el seguirá llevando el pan de cada día a su hogar sin limitación alguna.

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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
  • 560
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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 $225 helped Roosvelt Alberto to purchase seeds, manure, fertilizers and pesticides for tending his crops.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 7, 2013
Mar 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014