Walter is 34 years old and is the father of two children, ages 5 and 3, whom he loves very much. In order to be able to settle the expenses of his family, Walter works as a taxi driver and also has a small shop in which he sells groceries. With the fruits of his small and humble business, he fights each day to get ahead.
Walter is very grateful to the Kiva lenders because thanks to the help they have given him, he will be able to buy merchandise for his shop, such as rice, bulk items, and sugar, among others. In this way, he can assist his clients much better. It will allow him to improve his income and to fight for the reality of his dream: to have his own house and to give a good education to his children.
Walter tiene 34 años edad, es padre de 2 hijos de 5 y 3 años a quienes ama mucho. Para poder solventar los gastos de su familia Walter trabaja como chofer de taxi y también tiene una pequeña bodega en al cual vende abarrotes, con el frutos de sus pequeños y humildes negocio lucha cada día por salir adelante.
Walter está muy agradecido con los prestamistas kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que le han brindado podrá comprar mercadería para su negocio de bodega como arroz, al por mayor, azúcar, entre otros y de esta manera atender a sus clientes mucho mejor, ello le permitirá mejorar sus ingresos y luchar por hacer realidad su gran sueño:” Tener su casa propia y darle una buena educación a sus hijos”.
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.