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Katty Ruth
Katy is a member of the Alelí (Frangipani) communal bank. She has a life partner and three children, two of whom are students. Katy makes sweets, turnovers and cookies in a leased oven. She sells her products to various institutions. She also prepares food for different events.

She needs a 900 sol loan to buy flour, butter and eggs.

Katy’s dreams are to have an oven and a pastry shop.
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Katy es socia del Banco Comunal Aleli.
Katy es conviviente, tiene 3 hijos de los cuales 2 estudian, Katy se dedica a la elaboración de dulces, empanadas, alfajores, productos que son horneados en un horno alquilado, sus ventas los realiza en las instituciones. Además Katy se dedica a la preparación de comida para diferentes eventos y compromisos.
Katy necesita un préstamo de 900 soles para la compra de harina, mantequilla y huevo.
Los sueños de Katy son tener un horno y tener una tienda de repostería.

Additional Information

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
  • 98
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,945,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $325 helped Katty Ruth to buy flour, butter and eggs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 21, 2010
Sep 27, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2011