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Isabel, 51, is a member of Palmeras communal bank, is separated, and has five children. She has belonged to Finca Perú for 10 years. She manages her hotel and says that Finca Perú helped her furnish her hotel and build her house. She likes the group's meetings because she can spend time with the other members. She will use the loan to build her house and make improvements to her hotel. Her dream is to make improvements to and furnish her house.
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Isabel es socia del Banco Comunal Palmeras, tiene 51 años de edad, es separada y tiene 5 hijos. Es socia de FINCA Perú desde hace 10 años; se dedica a la administración de su Hospedaje, cuenta que Finca le ayudó a implementar su hospedaje y que también le ayudó en la construcción de su casa, indica que le gusta las reuniones porque pasa un rato agradable con las socias. El préstamo que solicita ahora lo invertirá en la construcción de su casa y el mejoramiento de su negocio. El sueño de Isabel es mejorar e implementar su casa.

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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
  • 42
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,458,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Isabel to make improvements to her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 12, 2012
Sep 24, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 9, 2013