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Milton Elenilson
Milton lives in his own house with his wife and his two children, aged 12 and 3. He is a farmer who's been cultivating corn and beans for a number of years. He sells his harvested crops to agents who buy and sell these staple goods. With the profits he obtains from his sales, he manages to cover the household expenses. Milton is requesting a loan so that he can buy seeds, organic and chemical fertilizers, herbicides, and other agricultural supplies. This way, he can obtain better earnings and give his family a better life.
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Milton vive en casa propia con su esposa y sus dos hijos de 12 y 3 años, el se dedica al cultivo de maíz y frijol desde hace varios años, sus cosechas las comercializa en agencias de compra-venta de granos básicos con las ganancias que obtiene de sus ventas logra solventar los gastos de su hogar, Milton esta solicitando un crédito que le permita comprar semillas, abonos, fertilizantes, herbicidas, etc. para poder obtener mejores ganancias y darle a su familia una mejor vida.

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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
  • 514
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,744,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Milton Elenilson to buy seeds, organic and chemical fertilizers, herbicides, and other agricultural supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
May 21, 2013
May 30, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014