Jorge lives in the city of Guadalupe. He works at his business making and selling bricks. Jorge works around 10 hours a day and the fruit of his labor provides him with income to cover his household expenses.
Jorge is thankful to Kiva's lenders, as it is thanks to the help they have offered him that he will be able to buy a motorcycle to get around and go to work. This will allow him to save up and keep working toward making his greatest dream a reality: to have a large-scale brick-making business.
Jorge vive en la ciudad de Guadalupe, el trabaja como en su negocio de producción y venta de adobes, Jorge trabaja alrededor de 10 horas al día y con el fruto de su trabajo puede obtener ingresos para poder solventar los gastos de su hogar.
Jorge está agradecido con los prestamistas kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que le han brindado podrá comprar una moto con la cual podrá movilizarse para poder ir a trabajar y de esta manera ahorrar y seguir luchando para poder hacer realidad su gran sueño:” Tener una gran empresa ladrillera”.
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.