Maribel is a member of the 'Florecer' community bank. She is 37 years old, married, and the mother of five children. She has been a member of FINCA Peru for two years. Her business is selling home products such as cups, dishes and trays in rural areas of the city. Maribel is grateful to the institution for all the loan facilities that they offer. She says that the training she receives as a member of her community bank is very good. The thing she feels most proud of is the fact that she has learned how to save. Her goal is to provide her children with a good education. She will invest the loan that she has requested in buying home products wholesale such as dishes, cups, glasses, trays, etc.
Maribel es socia del Banco Comunal Florecer. Tiene 37 años de edad, es casada y madre de 5 hijos. Es socia de FINCA Perú desde hace 2 años. Se dedica a la venta de locería (vasos, platos, azafates) en zonas rurales de la ciudad. Maribel está agradecida con la institución por todas las facilidades de préstamo que le ofrece, dice que las capacitaciones que recibe en su Banco Comunal son muy buenas, de lo que mas se siente orgullosa es que aprendió a ahorrar. Su meta es que sus hijos tengan una buena educación. El préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de locerías al por mayor como platos, tazas, vasos, azafates, etc.
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.