Luz is a member of the Agua Viva (Living Water), she is 29 years old, she has 2 children and she sell meals. She has been a member of Finca Peru for 2 years, and what she likes the most are the savings. She sees that her activity is now growing, she has learned to be more responsible, and she now wants to keep on working in order to provide for her children. The loan she is requesting will be used to purchase rice, sugar, milk, and oil.
Luz es socia del Banco Comunal Agua Viva, tiene 29 años, se dedica a la venta de comida, es madre de 2 hijos y es socia de Finca Perú desde hace 2 años, lo que le gusta es el ahorro, ella ahora ve que su negocio esta creciendo, ha aprendido a ser mas responsable, ahora desea seguir trabajando para poder sacar adelante a sus hijos. El préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de arroz, azucar, leche y aceite.
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.