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Mirtha is a cook with good tasting food. That is what her most zealous lodgers said. Everyday they attend her cozy dining room to sample the succulent dishes that she prepares. She has been selling food for two years in order to help her dear husband with the household expenses and the education of their two small children which want an opportunity to improve themselves and be able to acquire a good, solid education. Being this goal a great need and wish of this family, they are requesting a loan to set their place and build a small grocery store where the lodgers can get diverse consumer products.
Remember that your support is important for the well-being of this family

Translated from Spanish by Maria Ramirez-Gregg, Kiva Volunteer

Mirtha, es cocinera con muy buena sazón, así lo confirman sus más fervientes pensionistas que día a día acuden a su acogedor comedor a degustar D. sus apetecibles platillos.Ella desD. hace dos años venD. comida para poder ayudar a su querido esposo con los gastos del hogar y la educación D. sus dos pequeños hijos, los cuales tienen deseos D. superación y gran necesidad D. poder formarse cognitivamente.Siendo esta una gran necesidad y deseo D. su familia requiere D. un préstamo para ambientar su local e instalar una bodeguita en donD. sus pensionistas puedan adquirir diversos productos D. consumo.Recuerda que su apoyo es importante para el bienestar D. esta familia.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 87
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $59,005,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.9
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Mirtha buying better utensils to improve the service to her customers and their comfort.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 4, 2008
Feb 17, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 8, 2008