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Norma
Norma C. Quicana, a member of FINCA Perú in the community bank, Lila, is a single mom living in Ayacucho with her two children aged 16 and 14. To support her family Norma sells fruit at a busy market in Ayacucho. From her home, she also sells guinea pig (a traditional Ayacuchan dish) and pork.


Norma is requesting a loan to purchase more products to sell including more pork, guinea pigs, bananas, oranges, mandarins and apples. She dreams of being able to pay for her wedding and to purchase a store in Ayacucho where she will be able to sell her products.

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.

About Peru

  • $6,715
    Average annual income
  • 52
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $53,895,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.0
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Norma to purchase more products to sell including more pork, guinea pigs, bananas, oranges, mandarins and apples.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Oct 28, 2008
Listed
Oct 14, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Mar 16, 2009