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Luis Enrique
Luis Enrique is 52 years old, married, and has 2 dependent children. He lives with his family in the city of Morropon in the Piura department, about four hours from the city of Chiclayo, the capital of the Lambayeque region.

For more than 10 years, he has been making a living as an agricultural worker. He also offers passenger transport services in a mototaxi ( a mobile unit that consists of a motorcycle with a cabin on top to transport people). With these two activities he can cover the household expenses. He is very well-known in his line of work and in the region where he lives. His house is currently in a deteriorated state. He wants to make some repairs to it, which will help him to improve the living conditions of his family. To do this, he is requesting from Edpyme Alternativa a loan of 1,500 Peruvian soles. He has good references from work and from people in his community. He is responsible, and has made his payments on prior loans on time.
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Luis Enrique tiene 52 años de edad y es casado con dos hijos a su cargo. Viven en la ciudad de Morropon en el departamento de Piura, unas cuatro horas de la ciudad de Chiclayo, la capital de la región de Lambayeque.

Desde más de 10 años, gana su vida como obrero de campo. Asimismo ofrece servicio de transporte de pasajeros en una mototaxi (unidad movil que consta de una moto con una cabina para transporte de personas).Con estas 2 actividades puede solventar sus gastos familiares. Es muy conocido en su negocio y en la región donde vive. Actualmente, su casa se encuentra en un estado deteriorado. Desea hacer unos arreglos a ella lo que ayudará mejorar la condición de la vida de su familia. Por ello, ha creído conveniente solicitar a Edpyme Alternativa un préstamo de 1500 nuevos soles. Posee buenas referencias laborales y personales de su comunidad. Es responsable y ha cumplido con sus obligaciones de otros préstamos en una manera puntual.

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About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 43
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Luis Enrique to make improvements to his home.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 18, 2011
Mar 14, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2012