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Agripina is a member of the Generosidad (Generosity) Communal Bank. She is 44 years old, she has 4 children, she sells shoes and she has been a member of Finca Peru for 2 years. In this short time she has seen that her earning have constantly improved. She loves the seminars she attends in her Communal Bank because they help her improving as a mother and as a retailer. She has learnt how to administer her money and she is very satisfied with her savings because they are increasing. She wants to own some land and she is working to make this dream com true. The loans she is requesting will be used to buy shoes.
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Agripina es socia del Banco Comunal Generosidad, tiene 44 años, se dedica a la venta de zapatos, es madre de 4 hijos, y socia de FINCA Perú desde hace 2 años. En este corto tiempo ha podido ver que sus ganancias están subiendo, le encanta las capacitaciones que recibe en su Banco Comunal porque le ayudan a mejorar como madre y como negociante, le enseñan a administrar el dinero, está muy contenta con sus ahorros porque están creciendo, lo que desea es poder tener un terreno y esta trabajando para eso, y ahora el préstamo lo invertirá en la compra de zapatos.

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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.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 85
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,982,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,125 helped Agripina to buy shoes for her activity.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 17, 2012
Feb 28, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2012