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Dionisio
Dionisio is 40 years old and married to Rufina. They live together with their 4 children in their own wooden house. For 26 years now he has repaired small vehicles such as motorcycles, cargo cycles, and other similar vehicles. Dionisio took up this work because since very young, he has been an assistant in diverse shops where he acquired the necessary knowledge. With the passage of the years, he gradually become independent, in order to obtain better income for supporting his family.

At present, Dionisio rents a shop in a local market where his distinct customers can find him and where there are lots of such vehicles that require his labor. With the objective of obtaining better income, he has established within his workshop a small replacement parts store where customers can buy parts, permitting him to earn additional money parallel to his work as a mechanic.

This is Dionisio's 1st Kiva loan and he is grateful for the financial aid he is receiving to continue ahead. In addition, he promises to make his payments punctually. He wishes, on this occasion, to borrow 3,000 new sols for purchasing replacement parts and lubricants at wholesale to re-supply his business.
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Dionisio tiene 40 años, es casado con Rufina y vive junto a sus 4 hijos en su casa propia hecha a base de madera. Hace mas de 26 años se dedica a la reparación de vehículos menores como motos lineales, moto carguero y similares. Se inicio en este oficio porque desde muy joven fue ayudante en diversos talleres donde adquirió los conocimientos necesarios y lograr con el paso de los años independizarse con el objetivo de obtener mejores ingresos y mantener económicamente a su familia. Actualmente cuenta con un taller en un local que alquila y donde recibe la visita de distintos clientes ya que en su localidad abundan estos vehículos que benefician su labor. Con el objetivo de obtener mejores ingresos logró implementar en su taller una pequeña tienda de repuestos donde se auto provee permitiéndole obtener ganancias adicionales paralelo a su labor como mecánico.
Este es su primer préstamo con Kiva y se siente agradecido por el apoyo financiero que recibe para seguir adelante, además se compromete a pagar sus cuotas de manera puntual. Desea en esta oportunidad contar con 3,000 nuevos soles para la compra de repuestos y lubricantes al por mayor para surtir su negocio.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 118
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,994,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Dionisio to buy replacement parts and lubricants for his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 12, 2013
Listed
Dec 8, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 5, 2016