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Felicitas is a member of the Alianza village bank.
Felicitas is 51 years old. She is married and has four children. She buys cochineal, the insect from which carmine is made, and tara, a Peruvian shrub, to sell them again. She also travels to the jungle in Ayacucho every week to sell groceries and produce, and takes special orders for clothes.
Felicitas needs a loan of 1000 soles, which she will use to buy a variety of clothing.
She dreams of being able to send her children to school and increase her sales.
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Felicitas es socia del Banco Comunal Alianza.
Felicitas es casada, tiene 51 años y 4 hijos, Felicitas compra cochinilla y tara que vende a intermediarios, Felicitas además vende abarrotes, verduras en la selva ayacuchana a donde viaja semanalmente, también vende ropa a pedido.
Felicitas necesita un préstamo de 1000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de ropa variada.
Los sueños de Felicitas son educar a sus hijos y mejorar sus ventas.

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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
  • 46
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.9
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD