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Ana Karen
Ana is a young woman who is 22 years old. She live sin the district of Parcona, Ica Peru. Parcona is characterized by having a hot climate as well as the agriculture and cattle farming. Parcona is also known for the friendly townspeople. When Ana has some free time she really likes to dance and on special occasions she likes to eat one of her favorite meals which is the very delicious “Tallarines Rojos” (red noodles). She was only able to study until secondary school, but she would have liked to study business.

With a lot of enthusiasm, Ana works in a small business selling beauty products and cosmetics. At night she studies chemical engineering. She does this activity with the with a lot of hard work. She works about 5 hours a day and can accommodate up to 10 clients daily. She thinks that she does well with her business because she is very friendly and attentive in a kind way to her clients.

Ana is very grateful for the Kiva lenders. The help that they provide allow her to purchase a computer. This will help her to complete her work and not waste money in going to an Internet café. She will continue working everyday to realizer her biggest dream which is to finish her career and be a successful professional.
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Ana es una joven de 22 años, vive en el distrito de Parcona, Ica, Perú. El distrito de Parcona se caracteriza por tener un clima cálido, asimismo se desarrolla la agricultura y la ganadería, también se le conoce por la amabilidad de sus pobladores. Cuando tiene un tiempo libre le gusta mucho bailar y en ocasiones le gusta mucho comer uno de sus platillos favoritos el cual son los riquísimo “tallarines Rojos”. Ella solo tuvo estudios secundarios pero le hubiera gustado estudiar administración.

Con mucho entusiasmo Ana trabaja en su pequeño negocio de venta de productos de belleza y cosméticos y por las noches estudia la carrera de ingeniería química, la cual puede solventar con el fruto de su trabajo con mucho esfuerzo; ella trabaja alrededor de 5 horas al día y puede atender hasta 10 clientes diariamente; ella cree que le va bien en su negocio porque es muy amigable y atiende de manera amable a sus clientes.

Ana está muy agradecida con los prestatarios Kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que le han brindado ella podrá comprar una computadora., lo cual la ayudara para poder realizar sus trabajos y no gastar en alquiler de cabina de internet seguirá luchando cada día para hacer realidad su más grande sueño:” Terminar su carrera y ser una gran profesional”.

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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

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 156
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Ana Karen to purchase a computer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 26, 2013
Apr 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013