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Norma
Norma is 42 years old, married and lives in her own home with her husband and 14 year old son. Norma sells regional foods. She prepares it at home and sells it outside her house. She does this by herself. She feels her business is quite good as she manages to sell all her product and is left with a profit. Norma decided to start this business as it was necessary to have an additional income to support her husband. Seeing the positive results from her business, she would like to open a restaurant in the future, as she likes to cook.

This will be her second loan with Kiva. She is happy she can count on this support to advance her business. She will invest the 800 PEN ($300) to buy the ingredients she needs to prepare her meals.
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Norma tiene 42 años, está casada y vive en su casa propia junto su esposo y su hijo de 14 años. Norma se dedica a la venta de comidas regionales. La preparación la realiza en su casa y vende las comidas afuera de la casa. Realiza esta actividad sola. Considera su negocio bastante rentable por las ganancias que le deja y logra terminar todos sus productos. Decidió a empezar con esta actividad por la necesidad de contar con un ingreso adicional para apoyar a su esposo. Está viendo los buenos resultados que tiene en su negocio, desea en un futuro abrir un negocio de un restaurante pues le gusta cocinar. Éste será el segundo préstamo con Kiva. Está contenta de saber que contará con un apoyo financiero para avanzar con su negocio. Con el monto de 800 nuevos soles, los invertirá en la compra de los ingredientes necesarios para la preparación de sus alimentos.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 66
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $54,558,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Norma to buy ingredients like rice and oil to prepare her meals.
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