Aidé is a member of the Communal Bank Los Claveles. She is 39 years old. She is a mother to 4 children, 2 of whom are in university and the others are minors. She has been a member of FINCA Perú for more than 14 years. She is married. She sells groceries, school supplies and gas for a living. Thanks to the loans that she has received she has improved herself. The training has helped her to solve her problems, for example the accident that her husband had - she helped him to get better and he is now coming out on top. Now her eldest son has entered the NCO school.
She says that if it weren't for the loans that she received, and if she had not saved up, her son would not have had the opportunity to become a professional and she would not have been able to support her family when her husband was unwell. Being a part of Finca Perú has helped her to make her house into a place that she would like to rent out for events. The loan that she is requesting will be invested in the purchase of backpacks and school supplies, since it is back to school time again.
Aidé es socia del Banco Comunal Los Claveles, tiene 39 años, es madre de 4 hijos, 2 están en la universidad y los otros dos son menores, es socia de FINCA Perú hace mas de 14 años, es casada, se dedica a la venta abarrotes, útiles y gas. Gracias a los préstamos que recibe se esta superando, la capacitaciones le han ayudado a solucionar sus problemas, como por ejemplo el accidente que tuvo su esposo, lo pudo superar y esta saliendo adelante, ahora su hijo mayor ingresó a la escuela de Sub Oficiales, dice que si no fuera por los préstamos que le dan y si no hubiera ahorrado, no hubiera logrado sacar profesional a su hijo y mantener a su familia cuando su esposo estaba mal. Estando en Finca Perú logró hacer su casa el cual ahora quiere alquilar para eventos, el préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de mochilas y útiles escolares, ya que se viene la campaña escolar.
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.