Mr F. is single. He has no children. He rents out sound equipment for social events in the area. He works every weekend and earns 250 nuevos soles (PEN) a week. He is eager to get ahead. He is going to invest the loan that has been granted him in a pair of speakers to enhance the sound of his sound system. His dream is to one day own his own house and grow his business every day.
EL Sr. F. es soltero, no tiene hijos; se dedica a prestar el servicio de alquiler de equipo de sonido para eventos sociales en su localidad, trabaja todos los fines de semana ganando S/. 250 nuevos soles semanales; él tiene muchas ganas de salir adelante. El crédito otorgado lo va a invertir en la compra de parlantes para potenciar su equipo de sonido; su sueño es tener algún día su casa propia y crecer día a día en su negocio.
About Caja Rural Señor de Luren
Caja Rural Señor de Luren is a microfinance institution based in Ica in southern Peru that primarily promotes the development of the country’s agricultural sector through lending. Today, it also offers credit for consumers, microenterprises and housing improvements, and has expanded its financial services to promote micro-savings and provide micro-insurance. This institution has been instrumental in helping borrowers recover from the devastating earthquake in the Ica region in 2007, and works with Peru’s National Bank to reach some of the poorest and most remote microfinance clients in the country.