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Dionisia is a member of the Llapanchik community bank. She sells breakfasts from a cart and her husband also sells breakfasts from another spot. Dionisia has been with Finca for ten years. She began her business with a simple cart and now her loan will be used to re-invest in her business.

Dionisia is very happy with Finca. Thanks to their support she has been able to improve her quality of life, and after a lot of effort she has managed to buy herself a car and some land. What Dionisia likes best about Finca are their training workshops which have taught her how to save, the importance of punctuality and how to invest in her business.
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Dionisia e socia del Banco Comunal Llapanchik, ella vende desayunos en una carreta y su esposo vende también desayunos en otro punto, ella esta en Finca hace 10 años y empezó con una carreta simple, ahora el préstamo que tendrá será para poder invertir en su negocio, ella se siente muy bien en Finca, gracias al apoyo que le han dado Dionisia pudo mejorar su calidad de vida, con mucho esfuerzo se compró un carro y su terreno. Lo que mas le gusta son las capacitaciones aprendió como ahorrar, la puntualidad y como invertir en su negocio.

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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
  • 129
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,919,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Dionicia to purchase products for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 17, 2011
Aug 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012