Inocenta is a member of the Orcasitas II communal bank. She is 51 years old, married and has a 21 year old son. She has been a member of FINCA Perú for 4 years. She works planting, harvesting and selling cereal grains such as wheat, peas, and linseed. She is very grateful to the institution for all of the support that it has offered her and because it supports her. Her dream is to progress with her family and have a better future. The loan she is asking for will be invested in buying materials to make bricks and to open a little grocery store where she can sell her harvest as well.
Inocenta es socia del Bancomunal Orcasitas II y tiene 51 años de edad. Es casada, y tiene un hijo varón de 21 años. Es socia de FINCA Perú hace 4 años y se dedica a la siembra, cosecha, y venta de cereales como trigo, alverja, y linaza. Ella está muy agradecida con la Institución por todo el apoyo que le brinda y porque se solidarizan con ella. Su sueño es progresar al lado de su familia y tener u futuro mejor. El préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de materias para la fabricación de ladrillos y en abrir una tienda de abarrotes donde podrá vender lo que cosecha también.
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.