38-year old Felicitas is a member of the Ccori Ayllu Community Bank. She is married and has five children. She’s been a member of FINCA Perú for 8 years and earns her living by raising and selling animals such as chickens, guinea pigs, and pigs. She also sells cereal crops.
Felicitas is happy to belong to her community bank since she has made friends there, women with whom she shares unforgettable moments. She also receives training there and learns much. Because of these classes she knows how to invest her money appropriately.
Her goal is to have her children go to college so they can get good jobs--she is sure that she will be able to attain this goal. The loan that Felicitas is seeking will be used to buy young animals, cereals, and animal feed.
Felicitas es socia del Bancomunal Ccori Ayllu y tiene 38 años de edad, es convivientes y es madre de 5 hijos. Es socia de FINCA Perú hace 8 años y de dedica a la crianza y venta de animales menores (gallinas, cuyes, cerdo) y también se dedica a la venta de cereales. Está feliz de pertenecer a su Bancomunal ya que ahí conoció amigas con las que comparte momentos inolvidables y sobre todo recibe capacitaciones con las que aprende mucho, gracias a eso ahora sabe cómo invertir adecuadamente su dinero. Su meta es brindarles una educación superior a sus hijos para que puedan ser profesionales y está muy segura que lo logrará. El préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de animales menores, cereales, alimentos para los animales.
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.