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Victoriano Mariano
Victoriano has worked in agriculture for various years, producing bee's honey. He sells his product in the various markets close to his residence. With his profits he manages to pay some of the household expenses. Victoriano is requesting a loan to buy sugar and beehives to continue with his work. This is his only source of income and doing it he can offer his family a better quality of living.
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Don victoriano desde hace varios años se dedica a la apicultura (elaboracion de miel de abeja)comercializa sus productos en los diferentes mercados que se encuentran cerca de su lugar de residencia, con las ganancias que obtiene logra solventar algunos gastos de su hogar, Don Victoriano esta solicitando un credito para la compra de azucar y colmenas para seguir con su trabajo ya que esa es su unica fuente de ingresos y asi poderle dar a su familia una mejor calidad de vida sin limitacion 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
  • 491
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,331,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,300 helped Victoriano Mariano to buy sugar and beehives.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Dec 20, 2013
Jan 5, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015