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Gloria Amanda

Update on Gloria Amanda

Gloria is a member of the Guadalupe communal bank. She is 34 years old and is the mother of three. She has been a member of FINCA Peru for one year. She makes a living planting and harvesting tubers, and she also sells cheese. She is thankful to the communal bank for the money lending services they offer. She says that the trainings that she receives from her communal bank are very good, with messages of how to overcome struggles and personal value. Her dream is to have a car so that she has transportation for her family and it would also be a help to her business. Gloria will invest the loan she has requested in buying fertilizer to plant tubers.
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Gloria es socia del Banco Comunal Guadalupe. Tiene 34 años de edad y es madre de tres hijos. Es socia de FINCA Perú desde hace 1 año. Se dedica a la siembra y cosecha de tubérculos, y también vende quesos. Está agradecida con la institución por las facilidades de préstamo que le ofrece, ella dice que las capacitaciones que recibe en su Banco Comunal son muy buenas ya que contienen mensajes de superación y valoración para las personas. Su sueño es tener un carro para que pueda movilizarse junto a su familia y que también le ayude en su negocio. Gloria invertirá el nuevo préstamo que solicita en la compra de abono para la siembra de tubérculos.

Previous Loan Details

Gloria Amanda R. C. is a single mom of two children, aged 13 and 9. Gloria is a member of the community bank, Juanito. She supports her family by selling cheese and potatoes. Every Saturday and Sunday, Gloria travels to the local markets to sell her goods. Monday through Friday, Gloria travels to... More from Gloria Amanda's previous loan »

Additional Information

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.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

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This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 117
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,968,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Gloria Amanda to buy fertilizer to plant tubers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 5, 2012
Jul 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 26, 2013