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Darwin Adalberto

Update on Darwin Adalberto

Darwin, 33, lives with his life companion. He works growing corn and sorghum. He’s been working in agriculture for many years and has gained much experience that helps him obtain the best crop yields that he sells in all the places near where he lives; he has a large clientele because people know that what he sells is good quality at excellent prices.

Darwin’s a man who is devoted to his work and is very responsible; he wants to increase production but needs capital to do so which is why he’s asking Integral for a loan to buy corn and sorghum seeds, fertilizer, manure, tools, etc. to earn higher profits and give his family better quality of life.
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Darwin de treinta y tres años de edad vive junto a su compañera de vida; él se dedica al cultivo de maíz y sorgo, tiene muchos años de trabajar en la agricultura y se ha hecho de mucha experiencia que le ayuda a obtener las mejores cosechas, comercia en todos los lugares cerca de donde reside y tiene mucha clientela pues las personas saben que todo lo que comercia es de calidad y a excelentes precios, Darwin es un hombre dedicado a su trabajo y muy responsable, quiere aumentar la producción pero necesita de capital por eso le solicita a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar semilla de maíz, sorgo, fertilizante, abono, herramienta, etc. y asi el podra tener mejores ganancias y darle a su familia una mejor calidad de vida.

Previous Loan Details

Darwin Adalberto, 33, lives with his life partner. He grows corn and sorghum. He has worked in agriculture for many years and has a lot of experience, which helps him get better harvests. His plot of land is located very close to his home in an area with a lot of farming. He sells in all the ... More from Darwin Adalberto's previous loan »

Additional Information

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.

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.

About El Salvador

  • $7,500
    Average annual income
  • 460
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,312,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Darwin Adalberto to seeds and farm supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Mar 28, 2013
Apr 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 18, 2014
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Darwin Adalberto. It was first posted on Kiva on Jul, 2012. Learn More