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Maura is a member of the Muchuy Warakaq cooperative bank. She is 53 years old, a widow, and the mother of 4 children. She has been a member of the cooperative for 13 years. Maura is the owner of a printing service. Thanks to the informative talks and work training provided by the Institution, she has learned how to save, be responsible, punctual, and how to manage her business. She likes the training and, above all, the care shown toward women and families. She is grateful to FINCA Peru because, thanks to the loans they facilitated, she was able to buy her equipment, paper, and, in this manner, improve her business. Currently, she works together with her children, who support her endeavor. The loan she is requesting will allow her to invest in the purchase of papers, dyes and other printing supplies.

Her goal is to open branches in other locations, and to grow alongside her family.
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Maura, es socia del Banco Comunal Muchuy Warakaq, tiene 53 años, es viuda, madre de 4 hijos, hace 13 años es socia de Finca.
Maura es dueña de una Imprenta, donde gracias a las charlas y al método de trabajo que se maneja en la Institución aprendió ahorrar, a ser responsable, puntual y a manejar su negocio. Le gusta las capacitaciones sobre todo el cuidado de la mujer y la familia. Agradece a FINCA Peru porque gracias a los préstamos que le otorgaron pudo comprar sus equipos, papeles y así mejorar su negocio, ahora ella trabaja juntamente con sus hijos quienes la apoyan. El préstamo que esta solicitand lo invertirá en la compra de papeles químicos, simples y tintas.
Su meta es abrir sucursales en otros lugares y crecer junto con su familia.

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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
  • 37
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,381,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,125 helped Maura purchase papers, dyes and other printing supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 21, 2011
Nov 8, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2012