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Carmen Patricia
Carmen is 38 years old. She has worked as a seamstress for a few years, and also sells beauty products. Carmen has two small children to care for, and because of this her business is located in her home. She used the last loan she received to air condition her work space at home. Nonetheless, right now her sewing machine is broken, and she needs a loan to repair it.
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Carmen tiene 38 años. Ella se dedica a la costurería desde hace varios años, adicionalmente vende productos de belleza.
Carmen tiene 2 hijos pequeños que cuidar, por lo que su negocio lo tiene ubicado en su vivienda.
El último crédito que recibió lo empleo en acondicionar un espacio en su vivienda para trabajar.
Sin embargo ella cuenta que su máquina de coser está averiada, por lo que necesita un crédito para repararla.

Additional Information


EDAPROSPO seeks to use micro-credit to foster productive commercial activity for the sake of economic and social development within vulnerable urban and rural sectors traditionally neglected by commercial banks. By offering innovative products such as technical education loans and microfinance groups for young people, EDAPROSPO helps disadvantaged Peruvians lift themselves out of poverty.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 99
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,944,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Carmen Patricia repair her sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 19, 2008
Oct 5, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 16, 2009