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Jorge Luis
Jorge, 33, is an enterprising young man. He's single and lives alone in Ica.

He's a person with a great desire to get ahead. He has worked as an agricultural laborer on a farm for more than five years. It's going very well for him because he's very hardworking and responsible, and he always takes pains to do quality work.

Jorge's grateful to the Kiva lenders because with their support he'll be able to buy pitchforks, machetes, spades, picks, rakes, and other work tools so he can improve his performance and later get a raise.

That way he'll keep on working hard to improve his work and later be able to achieve one of his biggest goals: to have his own business.
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Jorge es un joven emprendedor, tiene 33 años de edad, es soltero y vive en Ica solo.
Es una persona con muchas ganas de salir adelante, desde hace más de 5 años trabaja como obrero de campo en un fundo agrícola, le va muy bien porque es muy trabajador, responsable y siempre se esmera por realizar trabajos de calidad.
Jorge está agradecido con los prestamistas Kiva porque con el apoyo que le han brindado él podrá comprar herramientas de trabajo como horcas, machetes, palas, picos, rastrillos, entre otros para poder mejorar sus trabajos y así pueda más adelante obtener un ascenso. De esta manera seguirá esforzándose para seguir mejorando su trabajo y más adelante poder cumplir una de sus más grandes metas: "Tener un negocio propio".

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More information about this loan

This loan is designed for people who have no access to financial services because they lack collateral or credit history, or run informal businesses. Caja Señor de Luren identifies these clients through a unique scoring system that evaluates their repayment capacity based on socio-economic and demographic indicators. The goal is to expand access to credit to vulnerable borrowers, empowering them to improve their income and living conditions.

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.

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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,346,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Jorge Luis to buy tools for work (picks, rakes, spades, and machetes).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jun 14, 2014
Listed
Jul 15, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Nov 20, 2014