Eugenia is a member of the “Firmeza” communal bank. She’s 58 years old, the mother of five children, and has been a member of FINCA Peru for three years.
She has a small grocery store and is very grateful because you’ve helped her during her most difficult times and she’s learned a lot about her personal life and her business. Thing are going well for her because of the training she gets. She will invest the money from this loan in groceries that she needs [for her business] and will also buy a pig. Her greatest desire is to be able to build a house.
Eugenia es socia del Banco Comunal Firmeza, tiene 58 años, es madre de 5 hijos, es socia de FINCA Perú desde hace 3 años.
Eugenia tiene un puesto de abarrotes, ella esta muy agradecida porque le han ayudado en los momentos mas difíciles de su vida, ahora ella aprendió mucho en todo aspecto de su vida personal y en su negocio le va muy bien con las capacitaciones que le ofrecen, ahora con el préstamo lo invertirá en la compra de algunos abarrotes que le faltan y se comprara un chancho, su mayor anhelo y su sueño es poder construir su casa.
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.