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Josefina Pascuala
Josefina is a 42 year-old mother who owns her own home and lives there with her son. Her home has all basic services and is located in the urban area of San Pedro de Lloc district, some 30 minutes from Pacasmayo province and two hours from La Libertad (Trujillo) department. This district is noted as being an area where people farm and raise livestock.

Josefina sells vegetables retail. She has been doing in this business for eight years. She sells her produce in San Pedro market, in her district. She has a customer base which she has progressively increased which allows her to make income with which to cover her daily household needs.

Josefina requested a loan for 2,000 Peruvian soles from Edpyme Alternativa which she will use to buy a larger quantity of vegetables of all kinds, so that her customers can buy them and other products (fruit, tubers, mixed veg. etc.) This will enable her to make more profits and continue helping her son to get ahead in life. Josefina is a woman with a lot of aspirations and one of them is to expand her business through her efforts and hard work. She would like to sell more products with the sole aim of improving her standard of living.
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Josefina es madre de familia de 42 años de edad, tiene casa propia donde vive con su hijo, la cual cuenta con todos los servicios, ubicada en la zona urbana del distrito de San Pedrode Lloc, a unos 30 minutos de la provincia de Pacasmayo y a dos horas del departamento de la Libertad (Trujillo). Este distrito se caracteriza por ser una zona que se dedica a la agricultura y ganadería.

Josefina labora en la venta de verduras al por menor, desde hace 8 años, lo realiza en el mercado San Pedro de ese distrito, cuenta con su propia clientela,la que se a idoincrementando progresivamente,lo que le permite tener ingresos y de esa manera puede cubrir sus necesidades diarias de au hogar.

El préstamo que solicitó a Edpyme Alternativa fue de 2000 nuevos soles, el cual lo va utilizar para comprar mayor cantidad de verduras de todas las especies para que su clientela pueda llevar otros productos (frutas,tubérculos, menestras,etc.)y así obtener más ingresos y poder seguir ayudando a su hijo a que se supere en la vida. Josefina es una mujer con muchos ideales y uno de ellos es que con su trabajo y esfuerzo pueda ampliar su negocio con la venta de otros productos con el único objetivo tener un mejor nivel de vida.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 50
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,923,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Josefina Pascuala to buy a larger quantity of vegetables and other products to expand her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 2, 2011
Listed
Jun 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Feb 2, 2012