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Luis  Alfredo
Luis is thirty-six years old, and he lives in his own home together with his life partner and their three children. He makes a living growing corn and beans. He is a very humble and hardworking person, and he is dedicated to his work. There is a great demand for his products, since they are good-quality items.

Luis is requesting a loan to purchase farming supplies, like seeds, fertilizers, manure, etc. He hopes to be able to continue with his crops and meet the demand, obtain better income, and improve his quality of life.
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Luis de 36 años de edad, vive en casa propia junto a su compañera de vida y sus tres hijos, el se dedica al cultivo de maíz y frijol, es una persona muy humilde y trabajadora, dedicado a sus labores, posee gran demanda de sus productos por su buena calidad, Luis solicita un crédito para la compra de insumos agrícolas como semillas, fertilizantes, abonos, etc. Para poder continuar con sus cultivos y abastecer su demanda, obtener mayores ingresos y mejorar su calidad de 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
  • 549
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,854,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $1,200 helped Luis Alfredo to buy farming supplies, like seeds, fertilizers, manure, etc.
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Aug 21, 2013
Sep 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 3, 2013