Paz y Bien is one of the groups that is punctual with their payments. They are in their 12th cycle. Each one of the members works at diverse commercial activities.
Jennifer, age 30, is in a common-law marriage and has two minor children. She has had her household goods business, with the help of her life partner, for two and a half years. Years ago she worked at a school kiosk where her daughter went to school. Her biggest wish is to expand her business.
She will use the loan to buy stuffed animals, necklaces, and earrings, etc.
The group is grateful to the Kiva lenders for the loan. Jennifer is the fourth person from the left, and she is wearing a black top.
“PAZ Y BIEN” es uno de los grupos puntuales en sus cuotas ellos se encuentran pasando el ciclo 12 cada uno de los integrantes se dedica a actividades diversas del comercio. Jennifer tiene 30 años 2 hijos menores es conviviente. Hace dos años y medio tiene su negocio de bazar con la ayuda de su pareja. Años atrás trabajaba en el quiosco del colegio donde estudia su hija. Su mayor deseo es agrandar su negocio. El préstamo lo invertirá en la compra de peluches, collares, aretes, etc. El grupo agradece a los inversionistas KIVA por el préstamo. Jennifer es la cuarta persona del lado izquierdo viste polo negro.
EDAPROSPO seeks to use micro-credit to foster productive commercial activity for the sake of economic and social development within vulnerable urban and rural sectors traditionally neglected by commercial banks. By offering innovative products such as technical education loans and microfinance groups for young people, EDAPROSPO helps disadvantaged Peruvians lift themselves out of poverty.
This is a Group Loan
In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.
Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.