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Lady
Thirty-five-year-old Lady is a kind and cheerful woman. She lives in her own home with her partner, Luis, who works for a business as a tractor driver. She has three children who are 21, 14, and 4 years old for whom she works hard so she can give them a good education. Lady's work consists of selling carbonated drinks, like different flavored soft drinks, and different kinds of beers. As such, she has a refrigerator to keep her drinks cold. Alongside that, she sells snacks, such as cookies, chocolates, and candy, among other things. She carries out her work in a small space in her home. She has had her business for three years and she started this work to help her partner out with the household expenses. Today, it is very profitable because her shop is in a very convenient location for her customers. She is thinking about renting a commercial space with a good location in the future where she can sell snacks wholesale. This will be her third loan with MFP and she is very thankful to her group for giving her the opportunity to get capital to support her business. With the requested 1,000 soles, she will buy carbonated drinks, such as different kinds of beer and different flavors of soft drinks. She will also buy snacks, such as cookies, chocolates, candy, etc. and she will buy a display case so she can better exhibit her products.
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Lady, de 35 años, es una mujer amable y alegre, vive en su casa propia junto a su pareja Luis, quien trabaja en una empresa como conductor de tractores. Tiene 3 hijos de 21, 14, y 4 años y por ellos que trabaja duro para darles una buena educación. El trabajo de Lady consiste en la venta de bebidas gasificadas como gaseosas de diferentes sabores y cervezas de marcas distintas, por tanto cuenta con una refrigeradora para mantener heladas sus bebidas. Paralelo a ello, vende golosinas como galletas, chocolates, caramelos, entre otros. Este trabajo lo realiza en un pequeño espacio dentro de su vivienda. Lleva 3 años en esta actividad, y emprendió este trabajo para ayudar a su pareja con los gastos del hogar, hoy les es muy rentable, porque su local esta en lugar accesible para sus clientes. En el futuro piensa alquilar un local comercial en una buena ubicación para vender golosinas al por mayor. Por tanto éste será su préstamo número 3 con la institución MFP, se siente muy agradecida con su grupo por darle la oportunidad de adquirir un capital de respaldo para su negocio. Con el monto solicitado 1,000 mil soles lo invertirá en la compra de bebidas gasificadas como cervezas de diferentes marcas y gaseosas de distintos sabores, asimismo comprará golosinas como galletas, chocolates, caramelos, etc. y comprará una vitrina para una mejor presentación de sus productos.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 81
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,341,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Lady to buy beer and soft drinks, as well as snacks and a display case.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 27, 2012
Listed
Nov 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 20, 2013