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Adrian is 30 years old. He lives in his own house, which is constructed of rustic material, with his wife and their two minor children in the village of Patacón. It is located in a rural zone in the district of Pomahuaca, where the population works in agriculture, commerce, and livestock raising. It is in the province of Jaén, which belongs to the Cajamarca region in the northern mountains of Peru.

He works in agriculture, particularly in the cultivation of rice. He has been doing this for four years. His wife helps him in this work. He has applied for a loan of 2000 PEN to purchase compost for the maintenance of his coffee plantings and to pay for work from day laborers and in this way to have a timely production to offer his customers.
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Adrian tiene 30 años de edad, vive en casa propia de material rustico, junto a su esposa y sus dos menores hijos en el Caserío de Patacón, una zona rural del distrito de Pomahuaca, 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, específicamente al cultivo de arroz, desde hace cuatro años, su esposa le apoya en esta labor, ha solicitado un préstamo de 2 000 nuevos soles para la compra de abonos para el mantenimiento de su cultivo de café y pago de mano de obra a jornaleros y de esta manera tener una producción oportuna para ofrecer a sus clientes.

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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
  • 103
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,002,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Adrian to buy compost to maintain his coffee plantings and pay day laborers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Mar 28, 2014
May 5, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014