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Ivetti has studied dressmaking; she worked many years for a workshop before deciding to open her own dress shop in her home. She makes custom-tailored clothing and works as a seamstress for some businesses.She needs a loan of 1000 soles in order to buy cloth for making garments.

Since Ivetti became a part of FINCA she has learned to save and to be punctual with both her loans and her clients. Her dream is to eventually own a clothing boutique.
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Primer préstamo:
Ivetti estudio corte y confección, y trabajo por años en un taller, hasta que decidió poner en su casa un taller de confección, ella hace ropa sobre medida y recibe cose para algunas empresas.
Ivetti necesita un préstamo de 1000 soles para invertirlos en la compra de tela, para confección de prendas de vestir.
Desde que Ivetti está en Finca aprendió a ahorrar, a ser puntual con los préstamos y ser puntual con las clientas.
El sueño de Ivetti es tener una boutique de ropa, hecha por hecha.

Additional Information

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
  • 95
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,953,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.0
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $350 helped Ivetti buy cloth in order to make garments.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 8, 2009
May 20, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2009