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Las Estrellas De Mollebamba Group
In this Group: Herminia Egberta, Toribia, Floriana, Agripina, Natividad, Catalina, Janeth Melchora, Catalina Fortunata, Felicitas, Maura
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The community of Mollebamba is located approximately 15 minutes from Cangallo. A total of 30 families live in this community. Most of them are wheat and vegetable farmers. This community has access to the town fairs in Cangallo, Pampa and Ayacucho.

Catalina Oré buys wheat products and vegetables to sell in Ayacucho with the help of her son and her husband. She also has a restaurant in Huahua Puquio and a small grocery stO.. She buys her merchandise in Ayacucho and sells them at the local fairs in other communities nearby. Her children go to school in the city of Ayacucho. She would like for them to have a better future. She would like to save some money to proviD. a better education for her kids. She likes what she does and her family is doing fine but she would like to go to the city to proviD. a much better education for her children. Catalina is a new member with Finca Perú and would like to have some savings. She wants to learn how to love and value herself.

Felicitas T. has a small grocery stO., raises guinea pigs and she sells fruit in Pampa Cangallo where she buys cheese to sell in Huahua Puquio. Felicitas wishes to invest her savings in the college education of her only daughter and to one day own a business. Felicitas has learned the value of teamwork and to share daily challenges with the other members of the communal bank. She has learned how to confront daily problems and not to be afraid of the future.

Toribia has a small grocery stO.. She also buys wheat products and vegetables and sells them in Pisco. Toribia would like to buy a car so that she can travel to Ayacucho to sell her merchandise and therefO. improving her business. She never knew how to save until she joined Finca Perú, but now she has the opportunity and the knowledge to do it. She has learned how to love and to value herself and that she's as capable as a man to run her own business and to make as much money. She currently earns mO. than her husband and she's contributing mO. towards the montly bills.

Translated by a Kiva Volunteer.

La comunidad D. Mollebamba, esta ubicada aproximadamente a 15 minutos D. Cangallo, esta Comunidad cuenta con 30 familias aproximadamente que viven en la comunidad, los comuneros se dedican a la siembra D. cereales como trigo, cebada, maíz, arveja y tubérculos como papa y a las plantaciones D. Frutales, etc. La comunidad tiene un acceso a la feria D. Cangallo, Pampa cangallo y Ayacucho

Catalina Oré, compra todo tipo D. cereales, tubérculos y tara y los lleva a Ayacucho para comercializar, pero lo hace con el apoyo D. su esposo y sus hijos. Catalina también tiene un restaurante en Huahua Puquío y una bodega, ella trae abarrotes D. Ayacucho y los lleva a las ferias D. las comunidades y/o anexos donD. la gente le compra sus productos.
Sus hijos estudian en la ciudad D. Ayacucho, Catalina quiere tener el orgullo D. que sean mejores que ella y su familia.
Catalina, quiere mejorar su trabajo, hasta el momento les va bien pero quiere capitalizarse un poco mas y hacer estudiar a sus hijos para que sean profesionales, pero para ello quiere salir a la ciudad para darles mejores oportunidades.
Catalina recién empieza a trabajar con Finca Perú y le gustaría tener ahorros, tambien quererse y valorarse como persona.

Felicitas T., tiene una tienda D. abarrotes, también cría cuyes y lleva frutas a Pampa Cangallo D. donD. trae queso para venderlo en Huahua Puquío
Felicitas desea invertir sus ahorros en los estudios D. su hija y también quiere poner su negocio propio.
Felicitas desea que su única hija termine sus estudios universitarios.
Felicitas ha aprendido que las personas estando juntas aprenden a tener mayores responsabilidades y ser muy puntuales, en su bancomunal aprendió a compartir sus cosas y problemas familiares, ahí encuentra una orientación D. como superarlos y no tener miedo D. las cosas que vienen al futuro.

Toribia T., tiene una tienda D. abarrotes. También compra y venD. tara, cereales y las lleva a Pisco.
Toribia, quiere comprarse un carro para poder hacer mejor su negocio, antes D. entrar a Finca Perú no sabia ahorrar, ahora tiene la oportunidad D. hacerlo pensando en su futuro.
Toribia con sus ahorros comprará un carro, para poder viajar a Ayacucho y llevar los cereales y así mejorar su negocio.
En su bancomunal a aprendido a respetarse a si misma y también sabe que ella tiene las mismas facultades que los varones, en su caso ella trabaja bien en su negocio y tiene más dinero que su esposo, ella aporta más a la casa en los gastos.

Additional Information

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.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 120
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,164,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.9
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Las Estrellas De Mollebamba Group's $1,000 loan helped a member the members of the communal bank called "The Stars of Mollebamba" are requesting a loan to purchase wheat products and to invest in their own individual businesses.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 7, 2008
Aug 23, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2009