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Luz Marina
Luz is a member of the Llapanchik Communal Bank. She has three children and she has a hair salon and a store. She is requesting a loan to invest in her store and increase her merchandise. She has been with Finca for one year and she tells us that thanks to the loans that she receives she has been able to obtain a plot of land. She is grateful for the training that she has received because it has helped her to be more responsible and to learn to save money. Her goal is to be able to finish building her home.
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Luz es socia del Banco Comunal Llapanchik, tiene 3 hijos y su negocio es una peluquería y una bodega, solicita un préstamo para invertir en su bodega y aumentar con mas mercadería, esta en Finca hace un año ella cuenta que gracias a los préstamos que recibe ha podido obtener su terreno, agradece por las capacitaciones que ha recibido porque le han ayudado a poder ser mas responsable y aprender ahorrar, tiene la meta de poder terminar de construir 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
  • 47
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,450,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Luz Marina to purchase products for her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 17, 2011
Aug 26, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012