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Lenor and her family have decided to acquire a quarry to extract the clay they need for their brick making business. Brick making is the main source of income and welfare of her family. Her wish is to improve her manufacturing conditions and thus to make more money and increase her supplies in the market.

Translated from Spanish by Donna Yates, Kiva volunteer.

Leonor y su familia decidieron adquirir una cantera para extraer la arcilla necesaria y dedicarse en conjunto a la fabricación de ladrillos. Ésta actividad es la principal fuente de ingreso y bienestar de su familia y su deseo es mejorar sus condiciones de fabricación para elaborar mayores cantidades y elevar su oferta en el mercado.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 72
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $63,759,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.9
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Leonor purchase of a clay quarry to improve a brick making business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 23, 2008
Jun 9, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2009