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Dúo Jeremias Group
In this Group: Elsa , Brenda Elizabeth
This is the group "Dúo Jeremias" [Jeremiah Duo]. This duo includes Brenda. She is from Sumpango and is the mother of a family. Every day, she gets up very early to be able to do her work, which is buying and selling vegetables. Brenda gets up at three in the morning, since at the market where she sells, the people are accustomed to start buying at a very early hour. For this reason, she has to get up early and take advantage of the time and thereby gain higher earnings.

Now that Christmas time is coming, the sales are growing. For this reason, she is requesting a loan to be able to buy more vegetables so that she can sell more than usual. She promises to comply with each payment if this loan is authorized.

This is the second time that they have requested a loan. They have been very responsible.
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Dúo Jeremias. Este dúo Esta conformado por Brenda es originaria de Sumpango, además es madre de familia, todos los días se levanta desde muy temprano para poder ir a realizar sus labores que es la compra y venta de verduras, Brenda se levanta desde las tres de la madrugada ya que en el mercado en donde ella vende la gente acostumbra a negociar desde muy temprano por esa razón ella tiene que madrugar y aprovechar el tiempo ya que así logra tener un poco mas de ganancia, y ahora que se acerca la época navideña las ventas aumentan por tal razón solicita un crédito para poder comprar mas mercaderia en verduras y asi mismo vender más de lo de siempre, ella promete cumplir con cada pago si se les llegara a autorizar ya que es la segunda vez que solicitan y han sido muy responsables.

Additional Information

About FAPE

FAPE, the Foundation for the Assistance of Small Businesses, is a nonprofit, socially-minded institution that provides loans to micro-entrepreneurs across Guatemala.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Guatemala

  • $5,300
    Average annual income
  • 63
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    Guatemala Loans Fundraising
  • $12,395,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.9
    Guatemala Quetzales (GTQ) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Dúo Jeremias Group's $775 loan helped a member to buy vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2012
Dec 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2014