Segundina is a member of the 'Ccori Soncco' community bank. She is 52 years old, married, and has three children. She has been a member of FINCA Peru for more than two years. Her business is a hardware store which is located in her home. Thanks to FINCA Peru, she is educating her children. Thanks to the loans she has received, she has also been able to buy a refrigerator and increase the merchandise in her store. She used to sell cereals and now has a hardware store. She is grateful for this because it was made possible by her savings and the loans that she has received. The loans are easy to obtain. Segundina will use the loan that she is requesting to buy sheets of metal and nails.
Segundina es socia del Banco Comunal Ccori Soncco, tiene la edad de 52 años, tiene 3 hijos, es socia de Finca Perú desde hace mas de 2 años, es casada, se dedica al negocio de ferretería que tiene en su casa, gracias a Finca Perú esta educando a sus hijos, y agracias a los préstamos recibidos pudo comprar su refrigeradora, e incrementar la mercadería de su tienda, antes vendía cereales ahora ya tiene su ferretería, esto lo agradece porque ha sido posible por sus ahorros y los préstamos recibidos y que le dan con facilidad, el préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de calaminas y clavos.
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.