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Celia
Celia, 40 years old, is married to James and has 6 children, all of whom live in her home. Celia works as a seamstress. In her house she has a small shop where she completes all of the jobs given to her by her clients, which include mending, alterations, and repairing buttons, among others. She has worked as a seamstress for 11 years and has learned a lot during this time. She really enjoys her work, as it keeps her occupied and allows her to manage her own schedule. She is fortunate to have many clients who seek out her services for the good quality of her work. She is very hardworking and hopes to continue improving the wellbeing of her family and their economic situation.

Celia is currently asking for 1,800 Soles. She is very grateful for the financial support she receives and feels confident about her prospects to advance with her business. She has promised to repay all loan installments on time. With this loan, Celia will buy materials such as fabric, needles, thread, and elastics, as well as a set of scissors and sewing patterns in order to improve her designs.
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Celia, de 40 años, está casada con James con quien tiene 6 hijos, todos viven juntos en su casa propia. Celia se dedica a la confección. Tiene en su casa un pequeño taller de corte y confección en donde realiza todos los trabajos que le encargan sus clientes ya sean colocaciones de cierres, botones, remiendos u otros, ahí también plasma cada uno de los diseños. Lleva realizando este trabajo por 11 años y con el paso del tiempo ha ido aprendiendo mucho. Le gusta mucho lo que hace, pues le permite mantenerse distraída, además de que puede disponer de su tiempo y manejar sus horarios cómodamente, por fortuna tiene muchos clientes que van en busca de sus servicios por el buen trabajo que realiza, es una gran trabajadora de este rubro y desea seguir creciendo para el bienestar de su familia y el de su economía. En esta oportunidad solicitará S/. 1800, por tanto esta muy contenta de saber que tendrá un apoyo financiero, ya que así se sentirá seguro de avanzar con su negocio, además, se compromete a pagar sus cuotas de manera puntual. Con el monto solicitado comprará materiales como telas, agujas, hilos, elásticos y cierres además comprará un set de tijeras y reglas de costura para poder tener un mejor acabado en sus diseños.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 118
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,346,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Celia to buy fabric, elastic, needles and thread, among other sewing materials.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jul 23, 2013
Listed
Aug 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Feb 25, 2014