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Flora is a client of the Chaska Lucero Communal Bank.

Flora is a widow, 60 years old, and has 4 children. Flora has a shop in the F. Vivanco market, where she sells clothing. She acquires the clothing in the city of Lima, and works every day.

Flora needs a loan of 2000 soles, which will be invested in the purchase of jackets, sweaters and pants.

Flora's dreams are that her children will have a better life than she had, and will finish their studies, to supply her business and to have a store.

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Flora es socia del Banco Comunal Chaska Lucero.
Flora es viuda, tiene 60 años y 4 hijos, Flora tiene un puesto en el mercado F. Vivanco en donde vende ropa variada, sus productos los adquiere en la ciudad de Lima, actividad que realiza todos los días.
Flora necesita un préstamo de 2000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de casacas, polos, pantalones.
Los sueños de Flora son que sus hijos sean mejores que ella y culminen sus estudios, surtir su negocio y tener una tienda.

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

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 37
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,381,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.0
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Flora purchase jackets, sweaters and pants.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 29, 2009
May 13, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2009