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Elsa
Elsa, age 29, is a member of the Communal Bank "Urpicha II". She buys and sells scrap metal, but she also sells shoes and clothing through catalogs. Elsa has been a member of FINCA Peru for two years. She is the mother of two children and is grateful for everything FINCA Peru has helped her with such as providing an education for her children, purchasing furniture for her home, and having a better life. Her income has grown and she knows how to manage her business as a result of the training she received from her Communal Bank.


Elsa is now requesting a loan to invest in the purchase of shoes for her business.

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Elsa es socia del Bancomunal Urpicha II, tiene 29 años de edad, se dedica a la compra y venta de chatarra, también vende zapatos y ropa por catálogo. Es socia de FINCA Perú hace 2 años, es madre de 2 hijos, esta muy agradecida por todo lo que FINCA Perú le ha ayudado tanto en la educación de sus hijos como en la compra de muebles para su hogar y a tener una mejor vida, su economía ha crecido, y ella sabe como administrar su negocio gracias a las capacitaciones que recibe en su Bancomunal, ahora el préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de zapatos para su negocio.

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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

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 106
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $55,006,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD