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Javier Alberto
Javier is a 49 year old men that cuts and carves wood, this activity allows him to generate the necessary income for his family, he is also a casual worker to generate extra income, his wife also helps with the house expenses, she currently sells salchipapas (french fries with wieners) and has a good number of clients because this is a popular food item amongst Peruvians.

Javier works approximately 8 hours a day, where he looks after 5 clients per week, he is getting word of mouth from his client's recommendations, because he does a good job, unfortunately he now has problems with the chain saw and hopes that Kiva borrowers can help him so he can give it maintenance and also to buy tables and chairs for the salchipapas business his wife has. He is very happy for the help provided and the trust they've given him.

Javier and his wife are willing to do lots for their little one to become a professional and to get ahead as a family.
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Javier es un hombre de 49 años de edad que se dedica a realizar el servicio de corte y tallado artesanal de madera, esta actividad le permite generar los ingresos necesarios para su familia, pero también trabaja como obrero en algunas ocasiones lo que le permite generar un ingreso extra, a su vez su esposa lo apoyo con los gastos de la casa, actualmente su esposa se dedica a la venta de salchipapas y tiene buena acogida de clientes debido a que es un plato muy popular entre los peruanos.

Javier trabaja un promedio de 8 horas diarias, en donde atiene a 5 clientes en la semana, el se está haciendo conocido por las recomendaciones de sus clientes, en vista a que hace un buen trabajo, pero lamentablemente ahora tiene dificultades con su moto sierra es por esto que desea que los prestatarios Kiva puedan ayudarlo y así realizarle el mantenimiento que su moto sierra necesita y también comprar sillas y mesas para el negocio de salchipapas de su esposa. Él está muy contento por la ayuda brindada y la confianza que se le ha dado.

Javier y su esposa están dispuestos a hacer muchas cosas que su pequeño se convierta en todo un profesional y salir adelante como familia.

Additional Information

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.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 79
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,535,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Javier Alberto to pay for maintenance of his chain saw and to buy tables and chairs for his wife's business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 2, 2012
Listed
Mar 11, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Apr 17, 2013