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Ana Silvia
Ana, 36, lives in her own home with her daughter and her husband, who works as a driver. She's had a business selling French fries from her home for 8 years. With this business she gets earnings that enable her to help her husband to cover the household expenses.

Ana is requesting a loan to buy potatoes at wholesale. This way, she can continue with her business, because this is her only source of work, so that she can have a better quality of life with her family.
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Ana de 36 años de edad vive en casa propia con su hija y su esposo quien trabaja de motorista, ella posee un negocio de venta de papas fritas desde hace 8 años en su lugar de residencia, con lo que obtiene de sus ganancias y con la ayuda de su esposo logran solventar algunos gastos de su hogar, Ana está solicitando un crédito para la compra de papas por mayor y así poder seguir con su negocio ya que esa es su única fuente de trabajo y poder tener una mejor calidad de vida junto con su familia.

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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
  • 566
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,742,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Ana Silvia to buy potatoes at wholesale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 22, 2013
Nov 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 20, 2014