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Silverio Marcial
Silverio is a hardworking man. He wakes up early in the morning every day and starts working. He is a taxi driver. With the fruits of his labor and his wife’s support he can cover his home expenses. He puts a lot of effort into his job and has a strong will to succeed in life. Silverio has two children, 16 and 6 years old. He loves them and fights every day to give them a decent living and most of all, to make them into respectable persons.

Silverio appreciates the help that Kiva lenders have given him. This is the second time he gets their valuable support, and thanks to that he will be able to perform an overall maintenance on his vehicle, including a paint job. His car will perform better and he will be able to offer his clients a more comfortable service. This will result in better income.

He will continue fighting every day so that he can make his dream come true: “To give his children a good education and to have his own taxi company.”
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Silverio es un hombre muy trabajador, dedes muy temprano se levanta cada dia para poder realizar syu trabajo como chofer de taxi, ya que con el fruto de su trabajo y el apoyo de su esposa puede solventar los gastos del hogar con mucho esfuerzo y sobre todo ganas de salir adelante; mas aun porque Silverio es padre de 2 hijos de 16 y 6 años a quienes quiere mucho y lucha cada dia por darle una vida digna y sobre todo para que sean personas de bien.

Silverio esta muy agradecido con los prestatarios Kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que es la segunda vez que le brindan su valioso apoyo y gracias a ello realiar un mentenimiento general a su vehiculo y tambien realizar un pintado, de esta manera tendra un vehiculo en buenas condiciones y sobre todo comodo para atender a los clientes, de esta manera mejorara sus ingresos y seguira luchando cadad dia para poder hacer realidad su mas grande sueño:" DArle una buena educacion a sus hijos y tener uan empresa de taxis".

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
  • 104
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,944,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.5
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Silverio Marcial to pay for the maintenance of his taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 8, 2012
Listed
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 17, 2014