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Maria
50-year-old Maria is a hardworking and dynamic woman. She lives with her two children and three grandchildren in a house she owns. Her children are 32 and 8 years old.
Maria sells Unión products. They consist of bread, cinnamon rolls, cookies and cakes. For this purpose she had to sign up with the company in order for them to send merchandise for her to sell, which happens every 15 days. Among her customers are her neighbors, relatives and friends, and many times she provides them with credit for up to 15 days. She has been in this business for 8 months and she used this time to get a regular clientele.
What she likes about her business is to be a person who is financially independent and wishes to be an entrepreneur. Besides, with the profits she makes she has been able to purchase some appliances such as a TV. She makes a profit of up to 100% the amount she invested and this encourages her to move forward. Her plan is to set up a grocery store.
This will be her second loan with MFP. She is happy and thankful for the financial support in order to move forward with her business. She wishes to keep counting on this support and for that reason she says she will be punctual with her repayments. Furthermore, she reports that she is comfortable with her communal bank because its members are kind and supportive people. With the requested loan of 1.500 nuevos soles she will purchase more Unión products, and with her profits she will start a business from her home, such as a grocery store.
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María, de 50 años de edad, es una mujer trabajadora y dinámica. Vive en compañía de sus dos hijos de 32 y 8 años de edad, y sus tres nietos, habitando una casa que es de su propiedad. La actividad que realiza María es la venta de productos Unión, consisten en pan, rollos de canela, galletas, kekes. Para lo cual tuvo que inscribirse en esta empresa, de esa manera cada 15 días le envían sus pedidos, para que ella los venda, contando entres sus clientes a sus vecinos, familiares, amistades, muchas veces dejando a crédito hasta 15 días. Tiene 8 meses dedicándose sola a esta actividad, tiempo que le valió para ganarse una regular clientela. Lo que le gusta de su actividad es ser una persona independiente económicamente, y con deseos de ser empresaria. Además de los ingresos económicos que le genera, con los cuales ha podido comprarse algunas artefactos como televisor, ya que le da ganancias de hasta el 100 % de lo que invierte, esto la anima a seguir adelante. Su plan es montar una bodega de venta de abarrotes. Este será el préstamo número 2 con la institución MFP, se siente alegre y agradecida por el apoyo financiero para avanzar con su negocio. Desea seguir contando con ese apoyo, por eso comenta será puntual con el pago de sus cuotas. Además dice estar cómoda con su grupo de su banco comunal, ya que sus miembros son personas amables y solidarias. Con el monto solicitado de 1500 nuevos soles, lo invertirá en la compra de más productos Unión, y con las ganancias implementará un negocio en casa, como una bodega de abarrotes.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 116
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,266,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Maria to purchase Unión products (bread, cinnamon rolls, cookies and cakes).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 19, 2011
Listed
Nov 18, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 15, 2012