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Hernan Ismael
Hernán Ismael is thirty years old. He lives in the district of Buenos Aires where the people work in industries such as trade, transportation, and the cultivation of grains and fruit trees. It's a community that's known for its haurango forests. It is located on the northern coast of Peru, two hours away from the city of Piura.
He provides transportation services in an auto rickshaw that he owns, taking passengers to the nearby villages of his community. He also sells seasonal fruit.
He has applied for a loan of 1000 Peruvian Nuevos Soles to buy fruit to sell at area markets to earn additional income for a better quality of life.
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Hernán Ismael tiene 30 años de edad, vive en el distrito de Buenos Aires, su población se dedica al cultivo de frutales y granos, comercio y transporte, es una comunidad que se caracteriza por sus bosques de algarrobo, a dos horas de la ciudad de Piura, costa norte del Perú.

El brinda el servicio de transporte en su propia mototaxi, llevando a sus clientes a los caseríos aledaños a su comunidad, también se dedica al comercio de fruta de estación.

Ha solicitado un préstamo de 1 000 nuevos soles para comprar fruta y luego comercializarlo en los mercados de la zona, generándole ingresos adicionales para una mejor calidad de vida.

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More information about this loan

This product was created to assist Edpyme Alternativa to expand their reach into rural areas of Northern Peru in order to attend more underserved populations. Kiva funding allows the institution to access the Northern areas of the Piura, Lambayeque, and Cajamarca regions, which are generally too costly to serve and therefore less attended by financial institutions.  


About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 102
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,944,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Hernan Ismael to buy fruit to sell at an area market.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 25, 2013
Nov 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2014