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Yanira Mariso
Doña Yanira has worked in agriculture for 10 years. Her principal crops are corn and beans. She sells her crops to agencies for basic grains that are located near her home. With the earnings that she obtains from her sales, she manages to pay some of the expenses that arise in their household. She lives with her husband and her children. Doña Yanira is applying for a loan to be able to buy agricultural supplies that will help her in the raising of her crops, such as compost, seeds, fertilizers, herbicides, etc., and thus be able to have better earnings and continue helping with the household expenses without any limitation.
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Doña Yanira se dedica a la agricultura desde hace 10 años su principal siembra es el maiz y frijol, comercializa sus cultivos en agencias de granos basicos que estan cerca de su lugar de residencia, con las ganancias que obtiene de sus venta logra solventar algunos gastos que se le presentan en su hogar, vive con su esposo y sus hijos, Don Yanira esta solicitando un credito para poder comparar insumos agricolas que le ayuden en la siembra de sus cultivos como: abonos, semillas, fertilizantes, herbicidas, etc. y asi poder tener mejores ganancias y seguir ayudando en los gastos de su casa sin ninguna limitación.

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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
  • 530
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    El Salvador Loans Fundraising
  • $31,764,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Yanira Mariso to buy compost, seeds, fertilizers, herbicides, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Mar 18, 2014
Apr 4, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 26, 2015