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Oscar Armando
Oscar is 63 years old and has been raising livestock with a dual purpose (milk production and fattening up) for various years. He is able to cover some of his household expenses with what he earns. Oscar is asking for a loan to buy concentrated feed and vitamins for his livestock, since this is his only source of work. In this way he will be able to provide his family with a better quality of life without limits.
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Oscar de 63 años de edad se dedica a la crianza de ganado de doble propósito (producción de leche y ganado de engorde) desde hace varios años, con lo que obtiene de sus ventas logra solventar algunos gastos de su hogar, Oscar está solicitando un crédito para la compra de concentrado y vitaminas para el ganado ya que esa es su única fuente de trabajo y así el podrá darle a su familia una mejor calidad de vida sin limitación alguna.

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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
  • 567
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,710,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Oscar Armando to buy feed and vitamins.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Oct 17, 2013
Nov 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 23, 2014