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Pelagia is a member of the Power Community Bank. She is married, is 39 years old, and has 5 children. Pelagia travels to fairs, where she buys cereals, which she sells in the city of Cañete, where she travels every 15 days. Also, Pelagia sells potatoes in the market of Covadonga. Pelagia needs a loan of 1050 soles, which will be invested in the purchase of cereals and potatoes. Pelagia’s dreams are for her children become professionals and to have her own stand in the market.
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Pelagia es socia del Banco Comunal Poder.
Pelagia es casada, tiene 39 años y 5 hijos, Pelagia viaja a las ferias en donde compra cereales, productos que vende en la ciudad de Cañete a donde viaja cada 15 días, además Pelagia vende papa en el mercado de Covadonga.
Pelagia necesita un préstamo de 1050 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de cereales y papa.
Los sueños de Pelagia son que sus hijos sean profesionales y tener un puesto propio.

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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
  • 178
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.1
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD