Felicita is a member of the Imperio Communal Bank. She is 53 years old and owns a store that sells heavy machinery. She is a widowed mother of five. Since she became a part of Finca Perú, her life has changed because of all the things she has learned both for her business and for her home. With great effort, she has been able to help her family get ahead. The training that she has received from her bank has helped her achieve a lot, and she is grateful because the group helped her when she needed it most. Now she will invest this loan in purchasing drills.
Felicita es socia del Banco Comunal Imperio, tiene 53 años, ella tiene una tienda de maquinarias pesadas, es madre de 5 hijos, es viuda. Desde que entro a Finca Perú su vida ha cambiado por todas las cosas que pudo aprender, para su negocio como para su hogar , con mucho esfuerzo pudo sacar adelante a su familia, las capacitaciones que recibió en su Banco Comunal le ayudaron mucho a todo lo que ha podido lograr, da gracias porque le ayudaron cuando ella mas lo necesitaba, ahora con el préstamo lo invertirá en la compra de taladros.
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.