Faustina is a member of the Retoño Communal Bank. Faustina is married, is 43 years old and has 3 children. Faustina travels to the markets where she buys cereals, potatoes and products that she sells in the supply markets in the city of Ayacucho. In addition, Faustina makes dehydrated potatoes (parboiled and sundried, which is used in food preparation) that she sells to intermediaries. Faustina needs a loan of 3000 soles, money which will be invested in the purchase of potatoes. Faustina dreams of improving her business.
Faustina es socia del Banco Comunal Retoño.
Faustina es casada, tiene 43 años y 3 hijos, Faustina viaja a las ferias en donde compra cereales, papa, productos que vende en el mercado de abastos de la ciudad de Ayacucho. Además Faustina hace papa seca (papa sancochada y secado al sol, que es utilizado para la preparación de comida) que vende a intermediarios.
Faustina necesita un préstamo de 3000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de papa.
Faustina sueña con mejorar su 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.