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Lely
Lely is 51 years old and is married to Elías, who is a dental technician. She lives with her husband, her daughter who is 18 years old and her two grandchildren, comfortably in their own house. Lely's business is dressmaking of all patterns of clothing for ladies, gentlemen and children. She began with a single sewing machine. She has her workshop in her house, from where she servers all her customers in a friendly and cordial way. They are very happy with the good work she does.

She studied sewing in an occupational education center, and then she decided to start her business. Since then it's been 10 years, and she currently has three sewing machines. She works with the help of her daughter who also loves this activity. She likes her job because it allows her to capture all her creativity and show it in each of the clothing she makes. Also, she likes the income she gets from her job since it helps her husband to support the household expenses.

This time, she will request 2,5000 soles, for what she needs cooperation to realize her plans. With the amount requested, she will buy clothing materials such as machine needles, thread, fabric, elastic, buttons, and other.
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Lely, de 51 años de edad, está casada con Elías quien es técnico dental, vive en compañía de su esposo, su hija de 18 años de edad y su dos nietos, instalados cómodamente en su casa propia.El negocio que tiene Lely es la confección de ropas de vestir para damas, caballeros y niños de todos los modelos, para eso se inició con una modesta maquina de coser . Tiene su taller instalado en su casa , desde alli atiende a todos sus clientes de manera amable y cordial, quienes terminan satisfechos con el buen trabajo que realiza. Estudió costura en un centro de educación ocupacional y fue así como decidió emprender este negocio. Desde entonces han pasado 10 años y actualmente tiene 3 maquinas de coser. Trabaja con la ayuda de su hija quien también siente mucha afición por esta actividad.Le gusta su oficio pues le permite plasmar toda su creatividad y manifestarlas en cada una de las prendas que elabora, además le agrada el ingreso económico que obtiene por su labor ya que le sirve para apoyar a su esposo en los gastos del hogar.En esta oportunidad solicitará S/. 2500 soles, por ello espera de su colaboración para que pueda concretar sus planes.Con el monto solicitado comprará materiales de confección como agujas de maquinas, hilos, telas, elásticos, botones y otros.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 102
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  • $58,002,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Lely to buy clothing materials such as needles, thread, fabrics, among others.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 23, 2013
Listed
Apr 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 19, 2013