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Lider De Defensores Group
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Lilia is 41 years old and married. She has three children, but only the oldest one is working while the others are in school.

Lilia is a member of the Communal Bank "Lider de Defensores". In order to be part of this group, she was encouraged to start her own business. She is pleased to be selling clothes because her business has gradually increased. At the moment, her sales have improved, so she has more income to help her family.

Her loan will be invested in the purchase of clothing for the new season. Her greatest wish in life is to have a location where she can open a clothing store. She currently delivers the completed orders.

The group is grateful to the Kiva lenders for this loan. In the photo, Lilia is standing on the far left wearing a black sweater and jeans.
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Lilia tiene 41 años es casada, de sus 03 hijos solo el mayor trabaja los demás están en la escuela. Lilia es integrante de la alcancía “LIDER DE DEFENSORES” ser parte del grupo es lo que la animo a empezar su propio negocio, se siente feliz vendiendo ropa porque poco a poco su negocio ha surgido; en la actualidad sus ventas son mayores permitiendole tener mejores ingresos para ayudar a su familia. El préstamo lo invertirá en la compra de ropa para la nueva estación. Su mayor sueño en la vida es tener un local para poner su tienda de ropa por el momento lo hace con entregas por pedido. El grupo está agradecido a los inversionistas KIVA por este préstamo. En la foto lilia es la quinta de la izquierda (paradas), viste chompa negra y pantalon jean.

Additional Information


EDAPROSPO seeks to use micro-credit to foster productive commercial activity for the sake of economic and social development within vulnerable urban and rural sectors traditionally neglected by commercial banks. By offering innovative products such as technical education loans and microfinance groups for young people, EDAPROSPO helps disadvantaged Peruvians lift themselves out of poverty.

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 Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 45
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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 portion of Lider De Defensores Group's $3,175 loan helped a member to buy clothes to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 13, 2013
Nov 30, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014