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Sebastián is 69 years old and lives with his wife and children in the District of Morropon. This community is known for agriculture, trade, and livestock breeding. It is located in the region of Piura, which is on the northern coast of Peru.

Sebastián has a small store where he has been selling beer for 10 years. He is requesting a loan in the amount of 1,500 PEN so that he can buy a large quantity of beer that he can offer to his customers. This will enable him to generate more income for his family.
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Sebastián tiene 69 años de edad, vive junto a su esposa e hijos en el distrito de Morropon, una comunidad que se dedica a la agricultura, comercio y ganadería, ubicada en la región Piura, costa norte del Perú.

El tiene una pequeña bodega donde ofrece la venta de cerveza desde hace 10 años, ha solicitado un préstamo de 1 500 nuevos soles para la compra de mayor cantidad de cerveza para ofrecer a sus clientes y de esta manera generar mayores ingresos para su familia.

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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
  • 89
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $59,005,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Sebastian to buy a large quantity of beer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 21, 2014
Mar 1, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2014