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Oscar Manuel
Oscar, 48, lives with his wife and two children who are 10 and 20 years old who he loves very much and for whom he works hard to provide a better life. Oscar’s house is in the city of Nazca, a city noted for its hot, welcoming climate. Farming and animal husbandry are common here too. Oscar is very hardworking and above all dedicated. He studied mechanical engineering and currently works for a firm as a heavy cargo truck driver. He works about 9 hours daily and believes that he does well because he has a strong drive to get ahead and above all because he’s responsible.

Oscar is very grateful to Kiva lenders because thanks to the support they’ve given him he will be able to pay tuition for one of his sons who is attending a local institute. He will also buy a computer so that his son can do his school work while he himself continues to work and strive to make his greatest wish reality: to give his children a good education and to succeed in having a great restaurant.
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Oscar tiene 48 años de edad, vive al lado de su esposa con la cual tiene 2 hijos de 20 y 10 a los a quienes ama mucho y por quienes trabaja muy duro para darle una vida mejor; la vivienda de Oscar se encuentra en la ciudad de Nazca, ciudad que se caracteriza por tener un clima cálido y acogedor, asimismo se desarrolla la agricultura y la ganadería. Oscar es muy trabajador y sobre todo empeñoso, estudio la carrera de Ingeniería mecánica, actualmente trabaja en una empresa de chofer de carga pesada, el labora alrededor de 9 horas al día; el cree que le va bien en su trabajo porque ti muchas ganas de salir adelante y sobre todo porque es responsable.

Oscar está muy agradecido con los prestatarios Kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que le han brindado el podrá realizar el pago dl ciclo de estudios de uno de sus hijos el cual se encuentra estudiando en un instituto de su ciudad, asimismo comprar una computadora para que su hijo pueda realizar sus trabajo de esta manera podrá seguir luchando y trabajando para poder hacer realidad su más grande sueño:” Darle una buena educación a sus hijos y ´poder tener un gran restaurante”.

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

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 177
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Oscar Manuel to pay tuition and to buy a computer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 22, 2012
Oct 16, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013