Mariela is a member of the Communal Bank "El Trebol" [Clover]. She is 30 years old, the mother of a son, and has a live-in partner. Mariela has been a member of FINCA Perú for more than 2 years. Mariela sells clothing, and she sells cosmetics through catalog orders. Before being a member, Mariela sold spare parts for cars. She likes coming to the meetings for the training that they give her in her business and with her family, and because she shares her experiences with the other members. Also, she likes the ease with which she receives the loans. Mariela is asking for a loan to invest in the purchase of clothing for the school term.
Mariela es socia del Banco Comunal El Trebol, tiene 30 años de edad, es madre de un hijo y conviviente. Mariela es socia de FINCA Perú por más de 2 años. Mariela se dedica al comercio de ropa, y venta de cosméticos por catálogo. Antes de ser socia, Mariela vendía repuestos para carros. A ella le gusta venir a las reuniones por las capacitaciones, que la ayudan en su negocio y con su familia, y porque comparte sus experiencias con las demás socias. También le gusta la facilidad con la que recibe los prestamos. Mariela solicita un préstamo para invertir en comprar ropa para 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.