Fernando is an enterprising 38-year-old man. He works in the Santiago district with his family. He has two children who are his greatest pride, and for whom he fights constantly to provide them with a good education and a better future. For about a year he has worked as a field worker around the area where he lives. It is going well because he is a responsible and hardworking person. Fernando is grateful to Kiva lenders because with their help he will be able to buy a bed for his youngest daughter so that she will be more comfortable and can rest better, thereby improving her quality of life.
Fernando es un hombre emprendedor, tiene 38 años de edad, y vive en el Distrito de Santiago junto a su familia. Tiene dos hijos quienes son su mayor orgullo y por quienes lucha constantemente para poder brindarles una educación de calidad y un futuro mejor.
Desde hace casi un año trabaja como obrero de campo en un Fundo cerca de la zona donde vive. Le va muy bien porque es una persona responsable y trabajadora.
Fernando está agradecido con los prestamistas Kiva porque con el apoyo que le han brindado él podrá comprar una cama para su menor hija para que sienta mayor comodidad y pueda descansar mejor, mejorando de esta manera su calidad de vida.
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.