Sonia belongs to the Yana Nahui community bank. She is 31-years old and partnered with 3 children, 12-, 7- and 2-years old, respectively. Sonia operates a business selling cheeses in Soquiaccato. She is applying for a S/.900 loan to buy more cheese to stock her business and increase her income. Sonia very much likes her meetings with the community bank because she has learned from others there how better to work and save. She has also learned about the rights of women. Sonia's dream is for her business to grow and to buy a small bit of land where she can live with her family.
Sonia pertenece al Banco Comunal Yana Ñahui, tiene 31 años, es conviviente y tiene 3 hijos de 12-7- 2 años.
Sonia se dedica a la venta de quesos en Soqiaccato, El crédito de s/.900.00 que solicita es para comprar más queso y vender, asi tener más ingresos
A Sonia le gustan las reuniones de su bancomunal porque aprendió a trabajar y ahorrar en las charlas de negocios, tambien ha aprendido los derechos de las mujeres.
El sueño de Sonia es que su negocio crezca y comprarse un terrenito para que viva con su familia.
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.