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Lorena Marilu
Lorena, 46, sells clothing, laundry brushes, and paste in nearby neighborhoods as a street vendor. She manages to pay household expenses with her income and with help from her children. She lives in a rented house with her two children and her granddaughter. Lorena has applied for a loan to buy wholesale inventory so that she can earn more, continue her business, and give her family a better life.
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Lorena de 46 años de edad se dedica a la venta de ropa, cepillos para lavar ropa y pastes, vende de forma ambulante por las diferentes colonias que están cerca de su lugar de residencia con las ganancias que obtiene y con la ayuda de sus hijos logran solventar algunos gastos de su hogar, vive en casa alquilada con sus dos hijos y su nieta, Lorena esta solicitando un crédito para la compra de mercadería por mayor para obtener mejores ganancias y poder seguir con su negocio y poderle dar a su familia una mejor calidad de vida.

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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
  • 368
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,244,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Lorena Marilu to buy wholesale clothing, laundry brushes, and paste.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 12, 2013
Jul 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013