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Justina is a member of the Banco Comunal Ccatun Sacha [Community Bank Ccatun Sacha]. She is 48 years old and the mother of 3 children. She has been a member of FINCA Perú for 3 years, and is the owner of a small grocery store. She enjoys being a part of the Banco Comunal [Community Bank] very much, because she receives training that teaches her a lot about her business and her family, and also because she has made friends with whom she can share her experiences. She is grateful to the institution for the loan opportunities offered. She is happy because her quality of life, and that of her family, improves every day. Justina will use the loan she is requesting to purchase groceries such as rice, sugar, oil, beverages, noodles, flour, etc.
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Justina es socia del Banco Comunal Ccatun Sacha. Tiene 48 años de edad y es madre de 3 hijos. Es socia de FINCA Perú desde hace 3 años. Es dueña de una bodega de abarrotes. Le gusta mucho ser parte de su Banco Comunal ya que en el recibe capacitaciones con las que aprende mucho sobre su negocio y su familia, y también conoció amigas con las que comparte sus experiencias. Está agradecida con la institución por las facilidades de préstamo que le ofrece. Está feliz porque cada día mejora su calidad de vida y la de su familia. Justina invertirá el préstamo que solicita en la compra de abarrotes como arroz, azúcar, aceite, bebidas, fideos, harina, etc.

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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

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 121
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,090,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Justina to purchase groceries such as rice, sugar, oil, beverages, noodles, flour, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 5, 2012
Jul 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 26, 2013