Update on MauricioMauricio is a very hardworking and responsible man who lives with his two children. Mauricio has made a living as a fisherman for many years. He owns a small boat and some nets for catching seafood. This trade helps him to move forward and pay his household expenses.
Mauricio is requesting this loan to invest in the purchase of more fishing nets, bait, hooks and other necessary equipment for his daily fishing. He hopes this will help him to provide his children with a better life where they won't have to go without.
Previous Loan DetailsMauricio is a hardworking and responsible individual who lives with his two young children. He is a fisherman and has a small fishing boat and a few nets for catching seafood. Maurcio has practically devoted his entire life to fishing and it is the means by which he is able to get ahead. ... More from Mauricio's previous loan »
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.
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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