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Felix is a member of the Musuq Rumi Communal Bank. He has four children, and he sells meat in the Nery García Market. He and his family have a small farm in the jungle and a cart.

Now he will use the loan to buy machinery that he needs for the harvest on his farm. All of this is a product of effort and of the loans that he has received, which are allowing him to meet his goals.

He is grateful to Finca for the training and what he has learned. He now knows to save, and he also knows how to maintain his business and how to produce. He feels that he had made progress in everything that he has proposed to do.
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Felix es socio del Banco Comunal Musuq Rumi, tiene 4 hijos y se dedica a la venta de carne en el Mercado Nery García, él y su familia tienen una chacra en la selva y un carrito, ahora el préstamo lo invertirá en comprar una maquinaria que le falta para cosechar en su chacra, todo esto es producto del esfuerzo y de los préstamos que ha recibido, permitiendole cumplir sus metas, da gracias a Finca por las ensenzas y por lo aprendido, ahora sabe ahorrar y tambien mantener y producir su negocio, siente que ha progresado en todo lo que se ha propuesto.

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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
  • 81
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $63,829,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Felix to buy machinery that he needs for the harvest on his farm.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 11, 2011
Aug 23, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012