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Estefany Katterine
Estefanye lives in the city of Chincha. With a great deal of effort and determination, she managed to start her business selling candy one year ago. This has enabled her to have income so that she can get ahead little by little.

She is very grateful for the support from the Kiva lenders, since thanks to this help she will be able to purchase more candies for her business. In this way she will be able to fill her customers' orders and to improve her income. This will in turn allow her to continue in her business and continue to work hard in order to make her greatest dream a reality: to become a wholesaler of candies.
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Estefanye vive en la ciudad de chincha y con mucho empeño y esfuerzo logro iniciar su negocio de venta de golosinas desde hace un año, lo uqe le ha permitido poder tener ingresos para salir adelante cada día.

Estefany esta muy agradecida por el apoyo que le están brindando los prestamistas kiva ya que gracias a esa ayuda ella podrá comprar más golosinas para su negocio, de esta manera podrá atender a los pedidos de sus clientes y mejorar sus ingresos, lo que le permitirá continuar con su negocio y seguir esforzándose para hacer realidad su gran sueño:” Tener una distribuidora de golosinas”.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is designed for people who have no access to financial services because they lack collateral or credit history, or run informal businesses. Caja Señor de Luren identifies these clients through a unique scoring system that evaluates their repayment capacity based on socio-economic and demographic indicators. The goal is to expand access to credit to vulnerable borrowers, empowering them to improve their income and living conditions.

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
  • 54
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $63,756,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Estefany Katterine to purchase candies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 10, 2014
May 30, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 30, 2015