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Herminia
Herminia is 29 years old and is a hard working woman. She lives with her husband Gido and their small child who they have been raising in a rented home for two years. The primary income is received from manual seamstress work that she carries out with great care and artistry for six years now. She admits that she does have working capital that helps her to progress with her business. But since she is a skilled woman with aspirations, she chooses to take advantage of her free time in another business.

Six months age she opened a store selling foodstuffs in the main entrance of her home. Thanks to the beginning of the school year she has made good sales. Her store is close to a high school and many of them purchase food in the store that she opened. She hopes to improve her earnings with the business.

This is her second Kiva loan and is thankful for the opportunity brought forth because she will be able to improve her business. She promises to be punctual with her loan installments. Herminia will invest S./ 1000 soles to purchase basic needs products including rice, sugar, boxes of milk, noodles and drinks.
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Herminia, de 29 años de edad es una mujer trabajadora. Vive en compañía de su esposo Gido y su pequeño hijo, al que cuidan en una casa alquilada desde hace 2 años. Su principal ingreso económico lo obtiene de las costuras manuales que realiza, las cuales cuida con mucha dedicación y arte desde hace 6 años, confiesa que para ello tiene un propio capital de trabajo que le ayuda a progresar en este negocio. Pero como es una mujer hábil y con aspiraciones, desea aprovechar sus tiempos libres en otro negocio, por lo que hace 6 meses abrió una tienda de comestibles en la puerta principal de su casa. Gracias al inicio de clases, vendió muy bien, pues su tienda se ubica muy cerca de un colegio y muchos de ellos compran los alimentos en la tienda que abrió y a la que quiere mejorar para obtener más ingresos. Este es el segundo crédito con KIVA, agradece la oportunidad que le brindan, ya que podrá mejorar su negocio ,por ello promete ser puntual con el pago de sus cuotas.Herminia, invertirá S/.1000 soles en la compra de alimentos de primera necesidad como: arroz, azúcar, cajas de leche, fideos y demás bebidas.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 82
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,191,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Herminia to buy products including rice, sugar, milk, noodles and others.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Apr 8, 2013
Listed
Apr 4, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 19, 2013