Carlos is a member of the communal bank Bancomunal Los Laureles. He is 39 years and has 3 children. He sells shoes and makes shoes for men. He has always worked making shoes because it is a family business. He has been a member of FINCA Peru for 2 years. He appreciates everything they have taught him. Through the training he has learned to be more responsible in all respects. He likes the training sessions because he has learned alot about values which he instills into his home. His greatest wish now is to expand his business and have a branch.
Carlos es socio del Bancomunal Los Laureles, tiene 39 años, se dedica a la venta de zapatos y a la fábricación de zapatos para caballero, tiene 3 hijos. Es socio de FINCA Peru desde hace dos años, él siempre trabajó haciendo zapatos porque es un negocio familiar, agradece mucho por todo lo que le han enseñado, a traves de las capacitaciones ha aprendido a ser mas responsable en todos aspectos, las capacitaciones le gustan porque ha aprendido mucho sobre los valores lo cual inculca en su hogar, ahora su mayor deseo es poder ampliar su negocio y poder tener una sucursal.
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.