to goal

Make a matched donation to Kiva!


We rely on your donations to cover our costs—and the eBay Foundation is matching today! Every dollar counts and we can’t do this without you. Why donate? —>



Total loan: $4,700

Las Hormiguitas Group

Flag of Peru
, , Peru / Agriculture

Las Hormiguitas Group's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to pay for maintenance of the coffee and cacao plantation.

Las Hormiguitas Group's story

Flora is 48 years old, has 4 children. More than 10 years ago she started selling groceries (rice, sugar, pasta, vegetables, drinks and others). Also, her and her husband work in the mornings harvesting cacao and coffee. They are a very hardworking family and look for a better quality of life. Flora requests a loan through kiva to provide maintenance to her plantation of cacao and coffee. She is looking for recognition for her business in the area and that her clients are satisfied and happy. Flora is a hardworking woman, entrepreneurial, respectful and very responsible in her activities and wants to increase her savings to improve her small shop and with time have a better future.