María Luz is married and has two children who are university students. She has a grocery store in her home where she sells assorted groceries and vegetables. She started the business three years ago and her daughter helps her tend to it. In addition, she is employed at a hotel as a cleaning lady during the mornings.
María Luz is a member of the Ccori Ayllu, which means Golden Family in Quechua. What she enjoys most are the chats on the family. María Luz is asking for a 1000 sol loan to buy rice and sugar.
She dreams with having a large store downtown and with building her house out of substantial materials because it’s currently made of flimsy materials.
Maria luz es casada y tiene 2 hijos que estudian en la universidad, Maria luz tiene una tienda en su casa en donde vende abarrotes en general, verduras, negocio que inicio hace 3 años y realiza con la ayuda de su hija. Además Maria luz trabaja en un hotel haciendo limpieza por las mañanas.
Maria luz es socia del Banco Comunal Ccori Ayllu que significa Familia de Oro en quechua y lo que mas le agrada son las charlas sobre familia. Maria luz solicita un préstamo de 1000 soles para la compra de arroz y azúcar.
Maria luz sueña con tener una tienda grande en el centro de la ciudad y construir su casa de material noble porque actualmente su casa es de material rustico.
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.