Julia is a single mother with six children who are now professionals, and lives alone. Julia has a small shop in the 12 de Abril market where she sells clothing, and bedding. She works there every day with products the gets in Lima.
Julia has been a member of the Triunfo community bank for the past 15 years. She is requesting a loan of 1000 Nuevos Soles to buy bedspreads and blankets. Julia's biggest dream is to save up enough for her old age.
Julia es madre soltera y tiene 6 hijos que ya son profesionales, ahora vive sola, Julia tiene un puesto en el mercado 12 de abril en donde vende ropa variada y ropa de cama, negocio que realiza todos los días, sus productos los adquiere en la ciudad de Lima.
Julia es socia del Banco Comunal Triunfo hace 15 años y necesita un préstamo de 1000 soles para la compra de cobertores y frazadas.
El único sueño de Julia es ahorrar lo suficiente para su vejez.
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.