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Alejandro is a member of the Retoño Communal Bank. He is 45 years of age, separated and has three children. Alejandro uses his own car to operate a taxi service in the city of Ayacucho. He also has a store in his house from which he sells mostly groceries. His daughter tends the store. Alejandro needs a loan of 2,600 Sols which will be used to buy rice, sugar and for maintenance on his car. He dreams of buying another car, fixing up his house and his store, and providing a good education to his children.
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Alejandro es socio del Banco Comunal Retoño.
Alejandro es separado, tiene 45 años y 3 hijos, Alejandro realiza taxi en la ciudad de Ayacucho, actividad que realiza con carro propio. Además Alejandro tiene una tienda en su casa en donde vende abarrotes en general, su hija es quien se encarga de la atención.
Alejandro necesita un préstamo de 2600 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de arroz, azúcar y para el mantenimiento de su carro.
Los sueños de Alejandro son comprar otro carro, mejorar su casa y tienda y brindar una buena educación a sus hijos.

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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
  • 83
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,962,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.1
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Alejandro to buy rice and sugar, and for maintenance on his car.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 17, 2009
May 3, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2009