Alcides is 49 years old and has lived with his partner for 28 years. They have 3 grown children and own the house they live in. Alcides provides transportation services using a vehicle he purchased with his savings and income as a taxi driver. He already has business experience. Alcides dreams of finishing construction on his home, which was damaged in the earthquake. He is requesting this loan to make repairs to his property and thus provide his family with better security.
Alcides tiene 49 años de edad, es conviviente hace 28 años, tiene 3 hijos los cuales
ya son mayores de edad. El vive en casa propia. Alcides se dedica a brindar el
servicio de transporte en su unidad vehicular, la cual adquirió con ahorros y el pago
que recibió en compensación a su tiempo de servicio. El ya tiene experiencia en el
negocio. Alcides sueña con poder culminar con la construcción de su vivienda, la cual
fue afectada por el terremoto, solicita el crédito para realizarle mejoras a su
inmueble y así su familia pueda tener seguridad.
About Caja Rural Señor de Luren
Caja Rural Señor de Luren is a microfinance institution based in Ica in southern Peru that primarily promotes the development of the country’s agricultural sector through lending. Today, it also offers credit for consumers, microenterprises and housing improvements, and has expanded its financial services to promote micro-savings and provide micro-insurance. This institution has been instrumental in helping borrowers recover from the devastating earthquake in the Ica region in 2007, and works with Peru’s National Bank to reach some of the poorest and most remote microfinance clients in the country.