Esteben is a member of his community bank, Virgen de las Mercedes. Esteban is single. He studied to be an elementary school teacher, but he has not taught.
For years he worked as an employee in a grocery store. With the money he put together, he decided to buy sacks of rice and legumes and sell them to his neighbors. He decided to open a grocery store in his house.
Esteben needs a loan of 1000 PEN to buy merchandise and pay his suppliers. Since he has been with Finca he has learned to save, to be supportive, gained more knowledge about loans, and how to direct his customers.
Esteban’s dream is to work in his profession and to keep his business growing.
Esteban es socio del Bancomunal Virgen de las Mercedes
Esteban es soltero, estudió para profesor de educación primaria, pero no lo ejerció.
Trabajaba como empleado en una tienda de abarrotes por años con el dinero juntado decidió comprar sacos de arroz y menestras los vendió a los vecinos y decidió abrir en su casa una tienda de abarrotes.
Esteban necesita un préstamo de 1000 soles, para la compra mercadería y hacer pagos a los proveedores.
Desde que esta en Finca, aprendió a ahorrar, a ser solidario y mas de la cultura de crédito, le ayuda para orientar a sus clientas.
El sueño de Esteban es ejercer su carrera y seguir creciendo en el negocio
About FINCA Peru
This loan is administered by FINCA Peru, one of Kiva’s Field Partners in Peru. FINCA Peru is dedicated to empowering socially and economically disadvantaged women in Peru, contributing to the development of their families, and building sustainable communities.
In 1990, FINCA Peru began by lending to a small group of women widowed by the Shining Path terrorist movement in Ayacucho. Beyond loans and financial services, FINCA offers business development training, personal and family development training, gender empowerment sessions, life insurance products, and financial and social literacy sessions for the children of borrowers. Visit FINCA Peru’s Kiva Field Partner page to learn more.