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Yovany
Yovany is 36 years old, married, and lives in her own home with her husband and three children. Yovany is a seamstress, an activity she learned at a young age, studying in an occupational education center. She began by opening her own shop in her house with only one machine that she bought with her savings, and now she has 3 machines. She has been working as a seamstress for 9 years, at times with the help of her sister. She likes that with her job she can count on an income with which to pay the household expenses. She wishes to be able to expand her business and buy a semi-industrial machine. This is her second loan with Kiva; she is content to know that she can depend on the financial support to solidify her plans, therefore she promises to be responsible with her payments. With the 2000 nuevos soles, she will invest in buy sewing materials such as fabrics, thread, elastic, buttons, etc.
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Yovany tiene 36 años, está casada y vive en su casa propia junto su esposo y sus 3 hijos. Yovany se dedica a la costura, actividad que aprendió desde muy joven, estudiando en un centro de educación ocupacional. Empezó instalando su propio taller en su casa con una sola maquina que compró con sus ahorros, ahora cuenta con 3 maquinas. Lleva en éste oficio hace más de 09 años, a veces cuenta con la ayuda de su hermana.
Le gusta su actividad el poder contar con un ingreso económico con el cual puede solventar los gastos del hogar. Desea poder ampliar su negocio y comprar una maquina semindustrial. Este es el segundo préstamo con Kiva, está contenta de saber que cuenta con un apoyo financiero para concretar sus planes, por tanto se compromete a ser responsable con el pago de sus cuotas. Con el monto de 2000 nuevos soles, los invertirá en la compra de materiales para costura como telas, hilos, elásticas, botones, etc.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 124
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,923,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Yovany to buy sewing supplies such as fabric, thread, buttons, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 21, 2013
Listed
Jul 18, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 29, 2014