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Santa Elena
Santa is a very driven woman. She is eager to get ahead, especially because she is a single mother of two and she loves her children very much. They are her reason to keep fighting to get ahead. That is why for the past four years she has been working hard as a field laborer at a large farm. She thinks the reason why things are going well for her at work is because she is very responsible.

Santa is grateful to Kiva lenders because thanks to their help she will be able to make improvements to her home, buy some items, and cover some personal expenses. This will allow her to improve her quality of life and keep working in order to make her dream come true, which is to give her children a good education.
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Santa es una mujer con muchas ganas de asalir adelante, sobre todo porque es madre de 2 hijos a quienes quiere muchísimo y por quienes lucha cada día para poder salir adelante; es por ello que trabaja con mucho empeño como obrera de campo en un fundo agrícola desde hace 4 años, ella cree que le va bien en su trabajo porque es muy responsable.

Santa esta agradecida con los prestamistas kiva ya que gracias a la ayuda que le han brindado ella podrá realizar mejoras en su vivienda, asi como también realizar la compra de enseres y solventar algunos gastos de personales; asi ella podrá mejorar su calidad de vida y seguir trabajando para poder hacer realidad su más grande sueño:” Poder darle una buena educación a sus hijos”.

Additional Information

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.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 41
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,459,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Santa Elena with home improvements and personal purchases.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 5, 2014
May 8, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 25, 2015