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Reyes, age 52, lives with his wife and children in the Pucará district. It is a community with a warm climate, and the people there work in agriculture, commerce, and with livestock. It is located in the Jaén Province in the Cajamarca Región in the northern highlands of Peru.

He has devoted himself to agriculture, especially growing pineapples, for 25 years. His wife helps him in this work by preparing food for the day workers who perform maintenance on his crops. He has requested a loan for 1,500 soles to pay for the labor on his pineapple crops.
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Reyes tiene 52 años de edad, vive junto a su esposa e hijos en el distrito de Pucará, una comunidad con clima caluroso, su población se dedica a la agricultura, comercio y ganadería, ubicada en la Provincia de Jaén que pertenece a la Región, Cajamarca, sierra norte del Perú.

El se dedica a la agricultura, especialmente al cultivo de piña desde hace 25 años, su esposa le apoya en esta labor preparando los alimentos para los jornaleros que dan mantenimiento a su cultivo, ha solicitado un préstamo de 1 500 nuevos soles para el pago de mano de obra del cultivo de piña.

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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
  • 107
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $59,072,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Reyes to pay for the labor on his pineapple crops.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 4, 2014
Mar 9, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2014