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Joselito
Joselito is 36 years old and lives in his own house made of rustic materials. He resides in the village of Cabra Chica, a rural area in the District of Pucará. This community is known for agriculture, trade, and livestock breeding. It is located in Jaén Province, which is part of the region of Cajamarca in the northern mountains of Peru.

Joseinto is a farmer who specializes in growing pineapple. He has been in this line of work for five years. Whatever he produces is sold to small vendors at a market in his district. He is requesting a loan of 1,000 PEN so that he can buy compost for maintaining his pineapple crop. This will allow him to generate more income for his family.
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Joselito tiene 36 años de edad, vive en su casa propia de material rustico, en el Caserío Cabra Chica, una zona rural del distrito de Pucará, una comunidad que 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 piña, se dedica a esta actividad desde hace 5 años, su producción lo comercializa en clientes minoristas del mercado de su distrito, ha solicitado un préstamo a Edpyme Alternativa de 1 000 nuevos soles para la compra de abonos para el mantenimiento de su cultivo de piña y de esta manera generar mayores ingresos para su familia.

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More information about this loan

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

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 35
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,833,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Joselito to buy compost for his pineapple crop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 31, 2014
Listed
May 9, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2014