Norberto is a member of the communal bank Ccori Ayllu where he has the role of Secretary. He is 65 years old, married and the father of 4 children. He has been a member of FINCA Peru for 9 years and is a distributor for a recognized business that sells kitchen utensils and pots of surgical steel, and he also has a grocery store with his wife. He is grateful to the institution for all the help with credit that they have provided and thankful that he learned to save -- that is what he liked best. He says that in the trainings that he receives in his communal bank, they teach him subjects by which a person can improve their quality of life both in the context of family and in labor. The new loan that he is requesting will be invested in buying groceries (sugar, rice, noodles, milk) for his store, which is a business that he runs with his wife, while at the same time he is engaged in the distribution and sale of utensils.
Norberto es socio del Bancomunal Ccori Ayllu donde tiene el cargo de Secretario. Tiene 65 años de edad, es casado y es padre de 4 hijos. Es socio de FINCA Perú 9 años y es distribuidor de una reconocida empresa que se dedica a la venta de utensilios de cocina y ollas de acero quirúrgico, y también tiene una tienda de abarrotes junto a su esposa. Está agradecido con la institución por todas las facilidades de crédito que le brindan y que aprendió a ahorrar y eso es lo que más le gustó. Él dice que en las capacitaciones que recibe en su Bancomunal le enseñan temas con los cuales una persona mejora su calidad de vida tanto en lo familiar y en lo laboral. El nuevo préstamo que solicita lo va invertir en la compra de abarrotes (azúcar, arroz, fideos, leche) para su tienda que es un negocio que tiene junto a su esposa mientras él se dedica a la distribución y venta de utensilios.
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.