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Alvaro Martin
Alvaro is a young man of 28 years old. He is father to a little girl of 6 years old who he loves very much and for whom he strives hard to give her a dignified life. Alvaro's house is in the city of Pisco, which is located on the south coast of Peru and it's a place where you can find beautiful beaches and people who are kind and cheerful.
Everyday, Alvaro works as an employee in a little restaurant in the city. He works around 9 hours a day and he believes he is getting ahead at work because he is responsible and honorable.
Alvaro is very grateful to the Kiva lenders and, thanks to their great support, he will be able to buy a computer which he needs because the classes at his university are about to start and he needs to have this technology to be able to do his work. In this way he will continue working to make his greatest dream come true: to have a professional career and his own business.
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Alvaro es n joven de 28 años de edad, es padre de una pequeña de 6 añitos a la cual quiere muchísimo y por la cual se esfuerza mucho para darle una vida digna. La vivienda de Alvaro se encuentra en la ciudad de Pisco, ciudad ubicada en la costa Sur del Perú y en la cual podemos encontrar playas hermosas y sus pobladores son personas amables y alegres.

Cada día Alvaro trabaja como empleado en un pequeño restaurante de su ciudad, el labora alrededor de 9 horas al día y el cree que está saliendo adelante con su negocio porque es responsable y honrado.

Alvaro está muy agradecido con los prestamistas kiva ya que gracias a su gran apoyo el podrá comprar un computadora ya que las clases de su universidad están por empezar y le es necesario contar con esta herramienta para poder elaborar sus trabajos, asi el seguirá luchando por hacer realidad su más grande sueño:” Tener una carrera profesional y su negocio propio”.

Additional Information

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
  • 116
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,238,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Alvaro Martin to buy a computer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 16, 2013
Listed
Apr 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 20, 2014