Yolanda has been a member of the Retono community bank for a year and loans have greatly helped her business. She is married and has 3 children, all in school. She goes to markets in the region to buy basic foodstuffs and spends the rest of her days at the Magdalena market, selling what she bought.
Yolanda is applying for a 2000-soles loan that she will use to buy rice, sugar and pasta.
Yolanda's greatest hopes are that her children find steady work and that she have a stable business.
Yolanda es socia del Banco Comunal Retoño hace un año y los prestamos son D. mucha ayuda para su negocio.
Yolanda es casada y tiene 3 hijas que estudian, Yolanda viaja a dos ferias D. la región en donD. venD. abarrotes en general, además Yolanda tiene un puesto en el mercado Magdalena en donD. venD. abarrotes los demás días. Solicita un préstamo D. 2000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra D. arroz, azúcar y fideo.
Yolanda sueña con que sus hijos sean profesionales titulados y tener una tienda en local estable.
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.