Timotea is a member of Fe Communal Bank. She is 45 years old, single and mother of three. Timotea sells a variety of clothing items at Las Americas Fair on Sundays. She also sells coca leaf, which people from the countryside use for medicinal purposes.
She has asked for a loan of 1050 soles to buy clothing.
Timotea’s dreams for the future are to build her own home and improve her business.
Timotea es socia del Banco Comunal Fe.
Timotea es soltera, tiene 45 años y 3 hijos, Timotea vende ropa variada en la feria de Las Americas, actividad que realiza los días domingos. Además Timotea vende hoja de coca que es utilizada por los campesinos con fines medicinales.
Timotea necesita un préstamo de 1050 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de ropa.
Los sueños de Timotea son construir su casa y 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.