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Zoila
Zoila, age 57, is married and has three adult children. She currently lives in her own house with her whole family. Zoila’s business consists of selling fast food and typical dishes. Every day, in the early hours of the morning, she heads to the city market to buy all of the ingredients that she needs to make the food that she later sells on the walkway outside of her house.

Her excellent seasoning has made her food stand a necessary stop to satisfy her customers’ hunger. She has been doing this work for four years. Ever since she started, she has received the help and support of her daughter. What she likes about her work is that she can do it at her house. She does not have to go to another place to sell. Also, it pleases her to generate her own income.

This time she will request 3,500 soles. She is very happy to know that there are people who provide financial support to continue developing her business activity. She pledges to be a punctual and responsible member. She will use the requested amount to buy all of the ingredients she needs to continue with her business. She will buy things like potatoes, rice, cooking oil, and meat, among others.
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Zoila tiene 57 años, está casada y tiene 3 hijos que ya son adultos, actualmente vive en su casa propia al lado de su familia completa. El negocio de Zoila consiste en la venta de comida rápida y platos típicos, todos los días a tempranas horas de la mañana ella se dirige al mercado de la ciudad para realizar la compra de todos los ingredientes que necesita para la elaboración de los alimentos que luego pone a la venta en la vereda de su casa. Su excelente sazón ha hecho que su puesto de comida sea una parada necesaria para satisfacer el hambre de sus clientes. Viene realizando este trabajo hace 4 años y desde que empezó ha recibido la ayuda y el apoyo constante de su hija. Lo que le gusta de su trabajo es que puede realizarlo en su casa, no tiene necesidad de salir a otro lugar para vender, además le agrada generar sus propios ingresos económicos. En esta oportunidad solicitará S/. 3500, está muy emocionada al saber que hay personas que le brindan un respaldo económico para continuar desarrollando su actividad laboral, así mismo se compromete a ser una socia puntual y responsable. Con el monto solicitado comprará todos los ingredientes necesarios para continuar con su negocio como papa, arroz, aceite, carnes entre otros.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 118
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,968,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,250 helped Zoila to buy ingredients like potatoes, rice, cooking oil, and meat, among others.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 13, 2014
Listed
Feb 6, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jan 5, 2016