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Oswaldo
Oswaldo, 42, lives with his wife and children in the Pucará district, two hours from the city of Jaén in the Cajamarca region on the northern coast of Peru. The main source of income of the people there is agriculture, growing and selling fruit trees, cacao, and rice.

He makes a living selling grains, beans, corn, wheat, rice, etc. He buys the products in the communities near Pucará and sells them in the same area.

Oswaldo has requested a loan for 2,000 nuevos soles [PEN] to buy more products so he can increase his business and earn more income for his family.
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Oswaldo tiene 42 años de edad, vive junto a su esposa e hijos en el distrito de Pucará, la fuente principal económica de su población es la agricultura, cultivo de frutales, cacao y arroz y el comercio de los mismos, a dos horas de la ciudad de Jaén, que se encuentra ubicado en la Región Cajamarca, costa norte del Perú.


El se dedica al comercio de productos de granos, menestras, maíz, trigo, arroz, etc, los productos los compra en los caseríos cercanos de Pucará para luego venderlos en el mismo distrito.


Ha solicitado un préstamo de 2 000 nuevos soles para comprar más productos y de esta manera hacer crecer su negocio, generándole mayores ingresos paras su familia.

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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.  
 

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About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 55
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $53,916,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Oswaldo to buy products to stock his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Irregularly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 30, 2013
Listed
Nov 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Aug 17, 2014