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Virna
31-year old Virna is a hardworking, responsible woman who lives in a rented house with her husband and son. She has a small business renting out equipment and selling construction materials. She began the business with her husband but now she is in charge while he works on site, supervising the use of the machinery and the products needed for construction.

Currently Virna sells merchandise as she is seeking to earn extra income to improve their quality of life. At the beginning they didn’t have enough capital nor the tools necessary to open their business but after a lot of hard work, she managed to obtain the money she needed to get it going, and now with the income she hopes to continue growing the business by expanding and improving the premises.

This is Virma’s first loan with Kiva and she is grateful for the financial assistance. She promises to make the repayments punctually. With the S/. 3,000 soles she is seeking, she will buy construction supplies such as sand, metal, and bricks for a building she will erect on the highway.
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Virna tiene 31 años de edad, es una mujer trabajadora, responsable, vive en una casa alquilada a lado de su esposo y su hijo.Virna tiene una pequeña empresa dedicada al alquiler de maquinarias y venta de materiales de construcción. Se inició en esta actividad junto a su esposo pero ella se queda a cargo de la empresa y su esposo maneja el trabajo de campo, supervisando el uso de las máquinas y los productos necesarios para la construcción. Eventualmente Virna vende mercadería buscando obtener ingresos extras para mejorar su calidad de vida. Al principio no contaban con el capital ni con las herramientas necesarias para abrir su empresa pero despues de mucho esfuerzo logro obtener el capital necesario para ponerlo a flote y ahora con las ganancias que obtiene espera seguir creciendo para ampliar y mejorar la infraestructura de su local.Para Virna este es el primer crédito con Kiva, y agradece el apoyo económico recibido por lo que se compromete a ser puntual con el pago de sus cuotas.Con el monto solicitado de S/.3000 soles comprará arena , fierro , ladrillos, entre otros materiales para una construcción que realizará en la carretera.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 107
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,342,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,150 helped Virna buy construction supplies such as sand, metal, and bricks.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 16, 2013
Listed
May 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 17, 2013