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Margot
Margot is 25 years old. She has been married for six years to 26 year-old Yuber. The couple have 2 chldren who they are educating with a lot of love since 6 year-old Melsi and 18 month-old Luciana are her greatest treasure. They live in their own home which is located in the town of Casacoto. The support of her husband Yuber is vital for her since with the profits which they obtain in selling their fruit wholesale in the north of the country, they can feed and educate their children and this offers them a stable economic situation. Margot works tending her land where she has been growing potatoes and peas for the last 5 years. After each harvest she sells her produce in the town's central market. With the profits which she makes she is able to provide her children with a better life.

She is also saving to set up a large-scale fruit business where she can supply salespeople from all over Peru. Margot is sure that, with the experience her husband has, she will achieve her goal.

This is her first loan from MFP and she is sure that she made a good decision. She is grateful to the members of her community bank for having offered her this opportunity to get ahead. She will use her loan to buy 20 sacks of organic fertilizer and will invest in paying the salary of the laborers who will help her.
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Margot, de 25 años, está casada hace 6 años con Yuber, de 26 años, ambos tiene 2 hijos a los que educan con mucho amor, ya que Melsi, de 6 años y Luciana, de 1 años y seis meses de nacida, son su mayor tesoro. Ellos viven en su casa propia, ubicada en la localidad de Casacoto. El apoyo de su esposo Yuber, es vital, para ella, pues con las ganancias que obtiene en la comercialización de frutas al por mayor en el norte del país, puede alimentar y educar a sus hijos, y eso le ofrece una economía estable. Mientras que ella se dedica al cuidado de sus terrenos de cultivo, donde hace ya 5 años que viene sembrando papa y arveja, que después de cada cosecha, los comercializa en el mercado central de su ciudad, con las ganancias que obtiene, puede darle una mejor vida a sus hijos. Como también está ahorrando, para poner un negocio de frutas a gran escala, donde pueda abastecer a todos los comercializadores de todo el Perú. Margot, está segura que con la experiencia ganada por su esposo lo logrará. Es el primer crédito con MFP y, está segura, de que tomó una buena decisión, agradece a los integrantes de su banco comunal, por ofrecerle la oportunidad de salir adelante. Con el crédito que solicita, podrá comprar 20 sacos de abono orgánico, e invertirá en el pago del salario de los peones que le ayudarán.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 94
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  • $57,998,275
    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 Margot to buy 20 sacks of fertilizer and contract laborers to help her with the sowing of her crops.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 26, 2010
Listed
Nov 17, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2011