Pedro is very grateful to the Kiva lenders. This is the second time that they are providing him with their great support. This time he will be able to buy a refrigerator for his home. This way he will be able to keep the food from spoiling and improve his quality of life.
Pedro works day to day as a taxi driver. Like many people in the country, he works in this type of business because it is the only way he is able to support his family. With this work he is able to get ahead. He works around ten hours a day, and he is able to tend to up to 40 customers a day. He believes that it is going well in his business because he is very friendly with the customers. Most of all, it is going well because he is very charismatic with the customers. With this humble job he is able to get his family ahead.
Pedro está muy agradecido con los prestatarios Kiva ya que es la segunda vez que le brindan su gran apoyo y en esta oportunidad podrá comprar una refrigeradora para su hogar, de esta manera podrá conservar los alimentos en buenas condiciones y mejorar su calidad de vida.
Día a día Pedro trabaja como chofer de taxi, al igual que muchas personas en el país, el trabaja en este tipo de negocio ya que es el único medio en el cual puede solventar a su familia y con él puede salir adelante, el trabaja alrededor de 10 horas al día y puede atender hasta 40 clientes en el día; él cree que le va bien en su negocio porque es muy amable con los clientes y sobre todo porque es muy carismático con los clientes, y con este humilde empleo puede sacar adelante a su familia .
About Caja Rural Señor de Luren
Caja Rural Señor de Luren is a microfinance institution based in Ica in southern Peru that primarily promotes the development of the country’s agricultural sector through lending. Today, it also offers credit for consumers, microenterprises and housing improvements, and has expanded its financial services to promote micro-savings and provide micro-insurance. This institution has been instrumental in helping borrowers recover from the devastating earthquake in the Ica region in 2007, and works with Peru’s National Bank to reach some of the poorest and most remote microfinance clients in the country.