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Juan Humberto
Juan lives in the Department of Lambayeque. He has an upholstery business where he works in order to succeed, and to have an income with which he can pay for his household expenses. He has three children who are school and college age, so he works hard every day, as he is the sole provider for his household.

Juan thanks the Kiva lenders for their support, with which he will be able to pay the costs of an undergraduate degree program for one of his children.

In this way, his daughter will be able to have greater opportunities to advance; and he will be able to continue working in order to grow as a micro-entrepreneur, and continue supporting his children in their education.
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Juan vive en el departamento de Lambayeque, para poder salir adelante trabaja en su negocio de tapicería con lo cual puede tener ingresos para poder solventar los gastos de su hogar, ya que es padre de 3 hijos, los cuales están en edad escolar y universidad, es por ello que cada día se esfuerza mucho ya que el es el único sustento de su hogar.

Juan agradece el apoyo de los prestamistas kiva ya que con este apoyo podrá solventar los gastos para el trámite de bachiller de uno e sus hijos, de esta manera su hija podrá tener mayores oportunidades para salir adelante y así el podrá seguir trabajando para poder crecer como micro empresario y seguir apoyando a sus hijos en su educación”.

Additional Information

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.


About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 84
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,189,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $900 helped Juan Humberto to pay for his daughter's undergraduate studies.
84% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 6, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss: