A loan of $950 helped to buy sacks of rice, oil, and noodles in bulk.


Sonia's story

Sonia is a member of the Communal Bank "Nueva Vida" (New Life). She is 30 years old and the mother of three children. Sonia has been a member of FINCA Peru for two years. She sells food and the training classes offered by her Communal Bank have taught her how to be responsible and save, as well as find value in herself and become self-sufficient. Thanks to FINCA Peru, she has been able to provide an education for her children.


With this current loan, she will invest in sacks of rice, oil in bulk, and noodles in bulk for her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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