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Julia is a member of the Banco Comunal Ccori Soncco II (which means Heart of Gold in quechua). Julia is a 52-year-old married mother of 5 children. She sells adult's and children's shoes. Her sales are primarily credit-based. She distributes to merchants of different markets, and dedicates her afternoons to collecting from clients. Saturdays and Sundays she travels to the fairs.
Julia asks for a loan to invest in the purchase of shoes. Her dreams are to have a permanent stand where she sells her products and to continue expanding her business.
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Julia es socia del Banco Comunal Ccori Soncco II que significa Corazón de Oro en quechua.
Julia es casada, tiene 52 años y 5 hijos, Julia vende zapatillas al por mayor y menor, sus ventas son en gran parte a crédito y los realiza ambulatoriamente, reparte a los comerciantes de los diferentes mercados y por las tardes se dedica a la cobranza, además los días sábados y domingos viaja a las ferias.
Julia necesita un préstamo de 3000 soles dinero que será invertido en la compra de zapatillas.
Los sueños de Julia son tener una tienda estable para vender sus productos y seguir ampliando su negocio.

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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
  • 44
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,450,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3.1
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Julia to invest in the purchase of shoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 5, 2008
Nov 26, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 16, 2009