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Rosmery
Rosemary, 27 years old, is a hard-working woman. She is married to Walter, who is employed and is the father of their three children: Aron, 8, Josué, 3, and Natanael, 1. She lives at her in-laws' house with them, her children, her partner and, a nephew who she all loves very much.

Her business is selling fresh fruit in front of her house. Therefore, she wakes up very early, goes to the market to buy the freshest fruit that has just arrived to then brings it home where she sells it. She began 6 months ago and also sells drinks. She personally attends to her customers, taking advantage of the fact that her area is very busy due to being close to the sawmill. She likes what she does because it brings her a good income to live comfortably, in addition to depending on what her partner earns, since she used his capital to start her business. Now she has plans to invest in a new product: snow cones, which are ground ice with different flavors of syrup. There is a high demand for this product in her area because it is very hot.

This is her second loan with the MFP institution and she feels happy for the financial help in order to grow her businesses. In addition to being comfortable with the communal bank, she thinks that the members are very supportive people.

With the sum requested, 1500 nuevo soles, she will invest in buying a snow cone machine, valued at 500 nuevo soles. With the balance, she will buy fresh fruit to continue with these sales.
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Rosmery tiene 27 años, es una mujer trabajadora y empeñosa. Está casada con Walter, quien es empleado y el padre de sus tres hijos: Aron de 8 años, Josué de 3 años y Natanael de un año. Vive en la casa de sus suegros, con ellos, sus hijos, su pareja y un sobrino, a los que quiere mucho.
Su negocio es la venta de frutas frescas en el frontis de su vivienda. Para eso se levanta muy temprano, se dirige al mercado a comprar las frutas recién llegadas y las más frescas para luego llevarlas a su casa donde las pone a la venta. Empezó hace 6 meses y paralelo vende refrescos, ella atiende personalmente a sus clientes, aprovechando que es una zona muy transitada por estar cerca a los aserraderos. Le gusta lo que hace porque le generan bueno ingresos económicos para vivir de una manera cómoda, además de contar con lo que gana su pareja, pues ello fue lo que utilizó como capital inicial. Ahora tiene planes de invertir en un nuevo producto, las raspadillas, que son hielo molido con jarabes de distintos sabores, muy demandado en la zona por el calor que hace.

Este es su segundo préstamo con la institución MFP y se siente contente contenta con el apoyo financiero para crecer con sus negocios. Además de estar a gusto con su banco comunal, pues considera que sus miembros son personas muy solidarias.
Con el monto solicitado, de 1500 nuevos soles, invertirá en la compra de una máquina de raspadillas, valorizada en 500 nuevos soles. Con el saldo compra las frutas frescas para seguir con las ventas.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,346,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Rosmery to buy fruit and invest in a new business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 11, 2012
Listed
Jun 3, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 15, 2012