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Josefina is applying for a loan of $1,000. She has one child and is 32 years old. She is requesting this loan to gain working capital to buy things to put in her store. Selling things in her store keeps her busy, but she is happy with her daily income from her store.

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Information about TRM

Tuba Rai Metin (TRM) is a microfinance institution in East Timor, one of the smallest, newest and least developed countries in Southeast Asia. The organization provides credit, savings and micro-insurance services to more than 7,000 clients. Its goal is to extend its reach into even more remote regions through branchless banking services.

About Timor-Leste

  • $6,800
    Average annual income
  • 24
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    Timor-Leste Loans Fundraising
  • $2,407,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Josefina to buy cigarettes and beer to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 4, 2012
Jun 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2013