Felicitas is a member of the “Fe” (Faith) communal bank. She is 44 years old and has three children. She has been a member of FINCA for two years.
Felicitas has two cars, and she grows potatoes. She remembers that she used her first loan to buy dried potatoes to be able to sell. She loves the trainings. They help her a lot personally as well as in her business.
She is very grateful for all of the support she gets from FINCA. She will use her current loan to buy fertilizer and tires for her cars. Her current goal is to be able to get her children ahead.
Felicitas es socia del Banco Comunal Fe, tiene 44 años y 3 hijos, es socia de FINCA Peru desde hace 2 años.
Felicitas tiene dos carros y siembra papa, recuerda que el primer crédito lo invirtió en papa seca para poder vender, a ella le encanta las capacitaciones, le ayudan mucho en su vida personal como en su negocio, esta muy agradecida por todo el apoyo que recibe en Finca, ahora su préstamo lo invertirá en la compra de abono y llantas para sus carros, ahora su meta es poder sacar a delante a sus hijos.
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.