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Samuel Hipolito
Samuel is a hard-working and enthusiastic man, who lives in the city of Ocoña. The city is characterized for having beautiful beaches as well as agriculture, especially rice. There is also a large fishing industry and you can find a lot of typical dishes such as Chupe de Camarones [typical shrimp dish] in this city.

Samuel is a father. Each day he tries very hard to get ahead for his two children. He loves them with all his heart and he would give his life in order to see them happy.

Samuel works as a farmer. Currently more than anything else, he has sowed rice. He works about eight hours a day and with the fruit of his labor he is able to pay for his families' expenses since he has two children.

He believes his business is going well because he's a very responsible person and he always has God on his side.

Samuel is very thankful for the Kiva lenders since thanks to their help he has been able to buy fertilizers which allow him to maintain his crops and have a good harvest. Also he is able to keep working every day in order to make his biggest dream come true" "to be a great micro-businessman".
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Samuel es un hombre muy trabajador y entusiasta, vive en la ciudad de Ocoña, Ciudad que se caracteriza por tener unas hermosas playas, asimismo en él se desarrolla la agricultura, en especial el cultivo de arroz, también se desarrolla la pesca y sobre todo en esta ciudad se puede encontrar varios platillos típicos en especial el Chupe de Camarones. Samuel es padre de familia y por ello cada día se esfuerza mucho para poder sacar adelante a sus 2 hijos a quienes ama con todo su corazón y por los cuales daría la vida con tal de verlos felices.

Día a día Samuel trabaja en su negocio como agricultor, sobre todo actualmente ha sembrado arroz y él le dedica a su trabajo alrededor de 8 horas al día y con el fruto de su trabajo puede solventar los gastos de su familia; él cree que le va bien en su negocio porque es muy responsable y porque siempre tiene a Dios a su lado.

Samuel está muy agradecido con los prestamistas Kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que le han brindado el podrá comprar abono, fertilizantes, podrá realizar el arao, entre otros, para poder darle un buen mantenimiento a su cultivo y de esta manera poder obtener una buena cosecha y seguir trabajando cada día para hacer realidad su más grande sueño:” Ser un gran microempresario”.

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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

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 83
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,191,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.5
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $800 helped Samuel Hipolito to buy fertilizers and irrigated crops.
99% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 20, 2012
Listed
Jan 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 18, 2013