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Eugenia
Eugenia is 50 years old, married, and has six children. They live in the community of Villa Quintiarina, located in the Peruvian tropical jungle, in their own adobe home. Business-wise, she dedicates herself the selling of cacao, both in her own community as well as in other localities.

She is very content with her work, and for everything that she has managed to achieve to date. In addition, her sales have increased when compared to previous years. She usually works alongside her husband and, together, they make a good team. During vacations, she gets help from her children. During harvest time, however, she has laborers that help her extract and transport her final product to the supply centers so it can be sold.

Her plan for the future is to open a store, with the aim of diversifying her customer base to further improve her standard of living. This is her seventh credit with MFP, and she assures us she plans to faithfully comply with her payments. In addition, she is satisfied with her cooperative bank as it provides her with many benefits.

She plans to use the loan to invest in the educations of four children, and the rest will be used to improve her home.
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Eugenia, de 50 años de edad, está casada y tiene seis hijos en su haber. Juntos viven en la comunidad de Villa Quintiarina, ubicada en la selva tropical peruana, donde tienen su propia casa a base de adobe. El negocio al que de dedica es la venta de cacao tanto en su comunidad como en otras localidades. Se siente muy contenta con su trabajo y por todas las cosas que ha logrado hasta el momento, incluso sus ventas aumentaron tempestivamente con respecto a los años anteriores. Usualmente trabaja conjuntamente con su esposo y juntos hacen un buen equipo de trabajo, pero en tiempo de vacaciones recibe la ayuda de sus hijos, sin embargo en temporada de cosecha tiene a cargo de sus peones para que le faciliten en la extracción y traslado de su producto final hacia los centros de acopio, y de esa forma pueda venderlos. Su plan futuro es abrir una tienda, con la finalidad de que pueda diversificar su cartera de clientes y a la vez mejorar su calidad de vida. Este es su séptimo crédito con MFP, por el cual asegura cumplir fielmente con sus respectivos pagos, además está satisfecha con su banco comunal, ya que le trae muchos beneficios. Con el crédito que solicita lo piensa invertir en la educación de sus cuatro hijos y el resto será destinado para que acondicione su hogar.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 66
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,600,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Eugenia for the educational expenses of her children.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Jul 14, 2010
Listed
Aug 18, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 15, 2011