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Teodora is a member of the Ayni Community Bank. Ayni means “help” in Quechua. She is 45 years old, married and has 7 children. Teodora sells firewood from her home, which she buys from a producer. Ocassionaly she also travels to different towns in the region where she buys grains that she then sells in the city of Ayacucho. Teordora needs a loan of 1050 soles that she will invest in more firewood. Teodora hopes to expand her business and dreams of seeing her children finish school.
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Teodora es socia del Banco Comunal Ayni que significa Ayuda en Quechua.
Teodora es casada, tiene 45 años y 7 hijos, Teodora venD. leña en su casa, la leña los compra D. los productores, también en algunas oportunidades viaja a los pueblos D. la región donD. compra cereales y luego los venD. en la ciudad D. Ayacucho.
Teodora necesita un préstamo D. 1050 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra D. leña.
Los sueños D. Teodora son ampliar sus negocios y que sus hijos culminen sus estudios.

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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.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 167
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.1
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD