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Emilia is a member of the Communal Bank Llapanchik, she is 52 years old, and a single mother of a boy child. She's been a member of FINCA Peru for two years and she is the owner of a shop where she sells meat and candy. She expresses that everything that she has achieved is through her own work and effort. Her dream is to make progress alongside her son and give him a good education and take good care of him. The loan that she is asking for will be invested in buying clothing so that later she can sell it in her store.
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Emilia es socia del Bancomunal Llapanchik y tiene 52 años de edad, es madre soltera de un hijo varón. Es socia de FINCA Perú hace 2 años y es dueña de una tienda donde vende carne y golosinas. Ella manifiesta que todo lo que ha conseguida es por su propio trabajo y esfuerzo. Su sueño es progresar al lado de su hijo y brindarle una buena educación y cuidados. El préstamo que solicita lo invertirá en la compra de ropa para que luego pueda venderla en su tienda.

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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
  • 43
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Emilia to buy clothing so that she can later sell it in her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 7, 2012
Jun 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 20, 2012