Dora is 59 years old and has made a living by planting corn and artisanal fishing for several years. She has many customers because her product is fresh and the prices are really affordable. With the profits, she manages to cover certain household expenses. She lives in her own home with her family.
Dora is requesting a loan to buy trammel nets for fishing and to fix the boat that is shown in the photo, since this is her source of work for the fishing. Better profits will give her family a better quality of life.
Doña dora de 59 años de edad se dedica a la siembra de maíz y a la pesca artesanal desde hace varios años, tiene mucha clientela ya que su producto es fresco y a precios realmente accesibles, con las ganancias que obtiene logra solventar algunos gasto de su hogar vive en casa propia con su familia, doña dora está solicitando un crédito para poder comprar trasmallos para la pesca y poder arreglar la lancha que es la que muestra la fotografía ya que esa es su fuente de trabajo para poder realizar la pesca, así obtener mejores ganancias para darle a su familia una mejor calidad de vida.
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.