Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Marta, 64 years old, lives in her own house with her husband, her daughter and her grandson. She has a business selling dairy products like cheese, cream, cottage cheese, etc. and also basic grains. With the earnings that she obtains she manages to cover some of the household expenses.

Marta is requesting a loan to be able to purchase more wholesale products and continue with her business since that is her only source of work and in this way she can give her family better financial stability.
View original language description ↓
Doña Marta de 64 años de edad vive en casa propia con su esposo, su hija y su nieto, ella tiene un negocio de venta de productos lácteos queso, crema, requesón, etc. y también de granos básicos, con las ganancias que obtienen logra cubrir algunos gastos de su hogar, doña Marta esta solicitando un crédito para poder comprar mas productos por mayor y seguir con su negocio ya que esa es su única fuente de trabajo y asi poderle dar a su familia una mejor estabilidad económica.

Additional Information

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
  • 550
    View loans »
    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,854,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Marta to buy more cheese, cream and fresh cheese wholesale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 28, 2013
Jun 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 20, 2015