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Elizabeth is a member of Bancomunal Avancemos Juntas.

She has worked afternoons in a carpenter’s shop for three years alongside her husband and her children that also help. They invest by buying tools to open her own workshop in the future. She also sells beauty products to help her finances.

Since she has been with Finca, she has felt that it is valuable for her family.

Elizabeth needs a loan of 1200 soles ($425 USD) to buy wood boards and scraps.

Elizabeth’s dream is to have her own workshop with her husband.

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Primer préstmao:
Elizabeth es socia del Bancomunal Avancemos Juntas.
Hace tres años trabaja por las tardes en un taller de carpintería junto con sus esposo y también sus hijos que la ayudan, ellos invierten en el están comprando herramientas para abrir en un futuro su taller, en un futuro, también se ha puesto a vender productos de belleza, para poder ayudar mas en la economía .
Desde que esta en Finca se siente bien, se siente que es útil para su familia.
Elizabeth necesita un préstamo de 1200 soles, para comprar madera por tablones y planchas de tripley .
El sueño de Elizabeth es tener su propio taller de carpintería con su esposo.

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
  • 115
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,083,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.0
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Elizabeth to buy wood boards and scraps.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
5 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 11, 2009
Jun 23, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2009