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Annie
Annie, who is 38 years old, is a brave woman and a fighter. She is the mother of 2 children, ages 17 and 8, who are the fruit of her relationship with her partner. She has her own house where she shares every day in the joy of raising her children and working a lot to give them the best. Besides Annie and her family, there is also a youth who helps them with daily tasks. Annie's work consists of milling wood, cut legally, and then working toward regulatory reforestation as the laws demand in the state.

She has a small mill where strips of wood are prepared. Her business is in her mother's house and she has already worked for 10 continuous years in this field. She receives the help of seven employees for whom she has always been on time with their pay. What she likes from her work is that there is always movement and they have daily sales from their products, since she is the supplier for some construction companies in the city.

Things are going very well and she hopes to be able to grow her business. She wishes to buy more wood-cutting machines. This will be the second loan with Kiva partner MFP, and therefore she hopes for a small loan in order to accomplish her objectives and acquire these machines. In addition, she is committed to paying off her loan in a punctual manner, like she did with the previous loan. Also, she is very content with her group since they are very responsible and supportive people. With the requested amount, she will buy one more wood-cutting machine in order to be able to continue working with her business and likewise she will buy one measuring tool so that her strips of wood have better quality upon completion.
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Annie, de 38 años, es una mujer muy valiente y luchadora. Es madre de dos hijos de 17 y 8 años quienes son fruto de su convivencia con su pareja, ella tiene una casa propia en donde comparte todos los días el gusto de criar a sus hijos y trabajar mucho para brindarles lo mejor. Además de ellos, también vive un joven que les ayuda en el trabajo que realizan a diario. EL trabajo de Annie consiste en el aserrío de madera cortada de forma legal y realizando la reforestación reglamentaria como le exigen la leyes D. estado. Tiene un pequeño mini aserradero en donde elaboran listones. Su local esta en la casa de su madre y lleva trabajando ya por 10 años continuos en esta actividad. Recibe la ayuda de siete ayudantes a quienes contrata y siempre les tiene al día en sus pagos. Lo que le gusta de su trabajo es que siempre hay movimiento y tienen salida a diario de sus productos, ya que es proveedora de algunas constructoras de la ciudad. Le esta yendo muy bien y espera poder ampliar su negocio, pues desea comprar más maquinas de aserrío. Este será el segundo crédito con MFP, por tanto espera de un pequeño préstamo para que pueda cumplir con sus objetivos y adquirir dichas maquinas. Por otro lado se compromete en pagar de manera puntual sus cuotas como en el préstamo anterior, además se muestra muy contenta con su grupo ya que son personas muy responsables y solidarias. Con el monto solicitado, comprará una maquina más para poder seguir trabajando con su negocio, asimismo comprará una medidora para que sus listones tengan mejor calidad en su acabado.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 96
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,954,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Annie to buy one wood-cutting machine in order to be able to continue working with her business and one measuring tool so that her strips of wood will be of better quality upon completion.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 12, 2011
Listed
Nov 11, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 15, 2012