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Marilu is a 46-year-old woman who is in a common-law relationship and has three dependent children under her care. She lives in her own home with her husband and children. They reside in the village of Palmo II in the District of Cayalti in Chiclayo Province. The services they receive include running water and electricity. This place is a community that has approximately 90 families.

Marilu sells basic necessities such as rice, sugar, noodles, oil, milk, condiments, and other products. In addition, she offers musical services. Marilu has been in business for approximately 10 years and learned this trade from parents. She is known for being a perfectionist in her work. Her children and her husband help her with her business.

The loan of amount of 1,800 PEN that she is requesting will be invested in the purchase of musical accessories so that she can provide better music services to her customers. This will allow her to improve her standard of living.

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Marilu es una mujer de 46 años de edad, conviviente y con 3 hijos dependientes a su cargo, Vive en casa propia con su cónyuge y sus hijos. La casa está ubicada en el Caserío Palmo II del distrito de Cayalti provincia de Chiclayo, y cuenta con servicio de luz, agua, el lugar es una comunidad de aproximadamente 90 familias.
La actividad que desarrolla Marilu es la venta de productos de primera necesidad como arroz, azúcar, fideos, aceite, leches, condimentos, etc. además muy aparte ofrece servicios musicales. Esta actividad la realiza desde hace 10 años aproximadamente, y aprendió esta actividad de sus padres, es decir conoce a la perfección el rubro. Así mismo lo apoyan sus hijos y cónyuge en esta actividad.
El monto del crédito solicitado es de 1800 nuevos soles, los cuales se emplearán para invertir en la compra de accesorios musicales para ofrecer un mejor servicio musical a sus clientes, lo cual le permitirá mejorar su nivel de vida.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 94
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,998,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Marilu to buy music accessories.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 11, 2012
May 7, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 27, 2013