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Leonidas is 36 years old he is a very humble and nice man. He lives in his own home with his wife, Sandra who is 30 years old, and their 2 loving children, Yina who is 7 and Julio who is 3 years old, to whom they want to give a better quality of life. He goes in search of customers who wish to board his three-wheeler taxi. Leonidas wakes up very early to do his job and stays late at night working as his main goal is to bring good money to his home since he knows that his family needs it and he needs to look out for their best interests. What Leonidas enjoys most about his work is talking to his passengers and making them have a good time. He has been working in this field for over 10 years and says the most difficult aspect of his job is leaving his family all day but knows that he has to do it in order to give them what they need. Leonidas hopes that with your help he will be able to buy a new three-wheeler and work with it to have better income. This is his third loan with MFP and has always been punctual with his payments since he doesn’t want to create any problems with his communal bank where he is an active and well liked member. With the fifteen hundred nuevos soles, Leonidas will buy new tires for his three-wheeler since the ones that he has are worn out.
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Leonidas, de 36 años, es un hombre muy sencillo y amable, vive en su casa propia junto a su esposa Sandra de 30 años y sus 2 queridos hijos Yina de 7 y Julio de 3 años, a quienes desea brindar una mejor calidad de vida. En busca de clientes que deseen abordar su motocarro Leonidas pasa sus días, él despierta muy temprano para realizar su trabajo y se queda hasta altas horas de la noche trabajando, con el único fin de llevar un buen dinero a su hogar, ya que es consiente que su familia lo necesita y tiene que velar por su tranquilidad. Lo que más le gusta de su trabajo es conversar con sus pasajeros y hacerles pasar un momento agradable. Tiene 10 años realizando esta actividad y considera que lo más difícil de su trabajo es tener que dejar a su familia todo el día, pero sabe que lo tiene que hacer para darles más comodidades. Espera de la ayuda de ustedes para que pueda comprar un nuevo motocarro y trabajar con ello para tener mejores ingresos. Este es el tercer crédito con MFP, siempre ha sido puntual en sus pagos, ya que no quiere crearle problemas a su banco comunal, en el cual participa activamente y es un socio muy querido. Con los mil quinientos nuevos soles solicitados, comprará nuevas llantas para su motocarro, ya que las actuales ya están muy gastadas.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 100
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,944,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Leonidas buy new tires for his three-wheeler taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 20, 2011
May 31, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2011