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Jaime, 53, lives with his mother and his brother in his own house. He works growing corn and cassava. He’s been working in agriculture for 30 years so has gained much experience in the line of work. He’s very well-known in the zone and has a good clientele because he gets the best harvests. Therefore, he sells top quality product at very accessible prices and service is unequaled.

Jaime is noted for his great friendliness; he’s an enterprising man who very much wants to get ahead. He plans to take advantage of opportunities that will take him a step closer to success. He wants to expand production but needs an infusion of capital to do so which is why he’s asked Integral for a loan that will allow him to buy seeds, manure, herbicide, fertilizer, etc. Jaime’s references confirm his unimpeachable morals; he’s responsible and pays very well. He trusts that he’ll be able to repay the loan while at the same time provide fulfilled life for his family.
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Jaime de 53 años de edad vive con su madre y hermano en casa propia, él se dedica al cultivo de maíz y yuca tiene 30 años de dedicarse a la agricultura por lo que se ha hecho de mucha experiencia en el rubro, es muy conocido en la zona y ya tiene buena clientela pues obtiene las mejores cosechas, por lo tanto comercia producto de primera calidad y a precios muy accesibles, además el servicio es inigualable, Jaime se caracteriza por su gran amabilidad, es un hombre emprendedor con muchas ganas de salir adelante, piensa que aprovechar las oportunidades lo llevaran un paso más adelante del éxito; él quiere aumentar la producción, pero necesita de un apoyo de capital por eso le solicita a INTEGRAL un crédito que le permita comprar semillas, abonos, herbicidas, fertilizante, etc. Jaime tiene referencias de tener una moral intachable, responsable y de muy buena paga, confía que podrá responder a la deuda y al mismo tiempo podrá darle a su familia una vida plena.

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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
  • 549
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    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 $800 helped Jaime to buy seeds and agricultural supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Jul 4, 2013
Jul 12, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014