He works growing basic grains, specifically corn and beans. He also sells furniture made from bamboo but his profession is being a farmer. He’s worked in this occupation for several years and he does so with much effort and dedication.
José wants to buy supplies to continue selling his products and to keep them from becoming damaged for lack of what’s needed to grow them. This is why he’s taken the initiative of approaching INTEGRAL to request a loan to buy supplies like manure, fertilizer, pesticide and others. He hopes he’ll be granted the support requested because he has good payment references and he expects to repay the loan ahead of time.
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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 IntegralApoyo 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.
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