Ider is a young entrepreneur. He is a single 26-year-old and lives in San Martin with his family.
Since an early age, he has helped his brothers get ahead in life by supporting his family with the work on their small farm. With a lot of effort, and saving as much as possible, he was able to buy a piece of land and today works on the production of cocoa and recently also plantain and corn. To have an additional source of income, he also works as a laborer in other agricultural fields in the region where he lives. He does well due to his excellent performance.
Ider is very thankful with the Kiva lenders because with their support he will buy organic fertilizer to maintain his crops and will be able to obtain an excellent production during the harvest season. Thanks to this, Ider will continue to work arduously and save to be able to buy more land and expand his production, which will allow him to get his family ahead in life.
Ider es un joven emprendedor, tiene 26 años de edad, es soltero y vive en San Martin junto a su familia.
Desde muy joven ha apoyado a su familia trabajando en la chacra, para poder sacar adelante a sus hermanos. Con mucho esfuerzo y ahorrando al máximo pudo comprarse un terreno y hoy se dedica a la producción de cacao y está innovando con el plátano y maíz. También para poder tener un ingreso adicional trabaja como Obrero en otros campos agrícolas de la zona donde vive y le va muy bien debido a su excelente desempeño.
Ider está muy agradecido con los prestamistas Kiva porque con el apoyo que le han brindado podrá comprar abono orgánico para mantenimiento de sus cultivos y poder obtener una excelente producción en la etapa de cosecha. Gracias a esto Ider seguirá esforzándose y ahorrando para poder comprar más terrenos y ampliar su producción, de esta manera podrá 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.