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Selvin Rolando
Selvin works as a farmer, specifically planting corn and beans. He has worked in this area for many years and it has given him valuable experience that allows him to have the best harvests. The land he plants is located in an agricultural zone. He sells his crops at the basic grain sales and has loyal customers who always prefer his products since they are high quality and sold at affordable prices. In addition to working as a farmer, he also works as a day laborer at a farm near his home.

Selvin is a man dedicated to his work. He wants to take advantage of the success of his business to increase production so that he can have more income by investing in supplies. In order to do this, he is requesting a loan that will allow him to purchase seeds, fertilizer, insecticide, and tools so that he can earn more income and give his family what they need without any limitations.
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Selvin se dedica a la agricultura específicamente al cultivo de maíz y frijol, tiene muchos años de trabajar en este rubro y se ha hecho de experiencia muy valiosa que le permite obtener las mejores cosechas , el terreno de cultivo está ubicado en una zona de incidencia agrícola, comercializa sus cultivos en los ventas de granos básicos y ya tiene mucha clientela fija, estas personas siempre prefieren su producto pues es de calidad y a precios accesibles, adicional a su trabajo en el campo también trabaja de jornal en una finca que está cerca de su casa, Selvin es un hombre dedicado a su labor, quiere aprovechar el auge de su negocio para aumentar la producción y así poder tener mejores ganancias, necesita invertir en insumos pero necesita de capital por eso solicita un crédito que le permita comprar semilla, abono, insecticida, herramienta, etc. para obtener mejores ganancias y darle a su familia lo que necesita 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
  • 510
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,386,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Selvin Rolando to purchase seeds, fertilizer, insecticide, and tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
May 8, 2013
May 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014