Mercedes De Los Angeles
Mercedes De Los Angeles’s story
Mercedes, 35, lives in her own home with her family. She has worked in agriculture for several years growing corn and beans, and sells her produce in neighboring villages. She uses the profit from sales to cover household expenses.
She is applying for a loan to buy sulfate, seeds, insecticides, herbicides, formula, etc. to continue her work and improve her income.
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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.