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Rodecinda is a member of the Tarpuy communal bank which means "To Sow" in Quechua.
Rodecinda is married, she is 61 years old and has 10 children. Rodecinda buys and sells cochinilla (insect used to make red dye), tara (native tree used for different products) and leather. She sells her products at the Magdalena market in Lima city.
Rodecinda needs a loan of 3000 PEN which willl be used for the purchase of cochinilla and tara.
Rodecinda dreams of improving her business and finishing her home.
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Rodecinda es socia del Banco Comunal Tarpuy que significa Siembra en quechua.
Rodecinda es casada, tiene 61 años y 10 hijos, Rodecinda se dedica a la compra y venta D. cochinilla, tara, cuero, actividad que realiza en el mercado Magdalena, sus productos los venD. en la ciudad D. Lima.
Rodecinda necesita un préstamo D. 3000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra D. cochinilla y tara.
Los sueños D. Rodecinda son mejorar su negocio y terminar los acabados D. su casa.

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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
  • 90
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,889,900
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.9
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,050 helped Rodecinda for the purchase of cochinilla and tara.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 10, 2010
Feb 12, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2010