Florinda is a member of the Imperio Community Bank. She is 58 years old and runs a business making tapestries which she sends to Cusco. She has two children, is married, and has been a member of Finca Perú for six years. She has learned to be punctual and responsible. Florinda began slowly, and now she sees her business growing. She feels very satisfied with all that she’s managed to achieve--all of it due to the effort that she put in.
With the loan she is seeking, she plans to buy thread for the tapestries.
Florinda es socia del Banco Comunal Imperio, tiene 58 años, ella tiene una empresa de confección de tapices, que lo envía a Cusco, es madre de 2 hijos, es casada y socia de Finca Perú desde hace 6 años, ella aprendió a ser puntual, y la responsabilidad en su empresa, empezó poco a poco, ahora viendo su negocio creciendo se siente satisfecha con todo lo que pudo lograr, y eso es gracias a todo el esfuerzo que le puso.
Con el préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de hilos para los tapices.
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.