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Flor
Flor is 36 years old, very earnest and enjoys doing a good job. She is the mother of two daughters and lives with her husband and parents-in-law. Since she was six years old Flor has been knitting and making embroidered jackets. Most of her work is between May and November since it is the winter season. She receives many orders from overseas so she is very careful to pay full attention and concentrate on her work.

Flor is very happy to be able to work out of the comfort of her home where she can attend to her daughters and household chores. She has future plans to go into the food selling business and would like to open a restaurant.

This is the ninth loan she has requested through MFP and she is fully committed to making the payments on time, considering the loan to be very helpful in growing her business. She will use the loan to buy wool and yarn in different colors; and also plans to install doors and windows in order to mprove her home and quality of life.
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Flor tiene 36 años, es muy empeñosa y le gusta hacer bien su trabajo, es madre de 2 hijas, y vive con su esposo, en casa de sus suegros. Desde hace 6 años, Flor se dedica al tejido y bordado de chompas. Los meses de mayor trabajo para ella, es de mayo a noviembre, ya que es temporada de invierno, asimismo tiene mucha demanda del extranjero; es por ello que le presta toda su atención y concentración a esta actividad. Día a día Flor trabaja muy contenta en su labor y lo que más le gusta es que lo realiza en la comodidad de su casa, sin descuidar de sus hijas ni de su hogar. Para el futuro tiene pensado incursionar en la venta de comida, por ello desea tener su restaurante. Es su noveno crédito con MFP, por lo que se ha comprometido nuevamente en ser responsable con el pago de sus cuotas, considerando éste crédito muy útil para el progreso de su negocio. Con el crédito que solicita, invertirá en la compra de lana e hilos en variados colores, asimismo mandará hacer puertas y ventanas para mejorar su casa y su calidad de vida.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 121
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,267,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Flor to buy wool and yarn, and to have doors and windows put in her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 1, 2010
Listed
Dec 17, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jul 15, 2011