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Basilides
Basilides is 68 years old. He is a married man that lives in the rural area of San Nicolás - Lambayeque where the primary business is agriculture and raising livestock.

In spite of his age, Basilides has to provide for his household. Because of this he has been selling vegetables in the Lambayeque market for a year. He enjoys a well established customer base because he is known for his high quality products. He also raises and sells poultry (ducks, turkeys) and works in agriculture, such as harvesting lemons.

Basilides is requesting a loan through Edpyme Alternativa for 1000 nuevos soles [Peruvian currency]. He will use it to purchase merchandise (vegetables) and to cover other personal expenses.
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Basilides tiene 68 años de edad es un señor casado que vive en la zona rural de la campiña San Nicolás -Lambayeque. Zona cuya actividad principal es la agricultura y ganadería.

Basilides a pesar de sus años, tiene que ver la manera de mantener su hogar y es por eso que desde hace un año vende verduras en el mercado de Lambayeque, donde es conocido por la buena calidad de sus productos y por ello goza de una clientela ya establecida. Basilides adicionalmente cría y comercializa aves de corral (pato, pavo) y también realiza actividades agrícolas, como la cosecha de limones.

Basilides solicita un crédito a Edpyme Alternativa de 1000 nuevos soles, cuyo destino será la compra de mercadería (verduras) y otros gastos personales que necesita realizar.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 78
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,535,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Basilides to purchase vegetables to sell and personal expenses.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 8, 2011
Listed
May 10, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Mar 15, 2012