Nelva is a member of the communal bank "El sembrador". She is 43, married, with two children 20 and 22, both working and studying. Nelva always works selling many various things, but now she sells cheese, distributing it to the homes of her neighbors. During the week she also works cleaning house 3 times per week. She sells soft drinks and beer from her home. Since she has been in FINCA, she has learned how to organize her business and how to administrate it, and her sales have grown. She enjoys the communal bank meetings, they are very family-like and pleasant.
Nelva needs a loan of US$275 to buy beer, soft drinks, and cheese. Her dream is to increase her capital in order to have a shop and to open a garage on some land that she has.
Nelva es socia del Bancomunal El sembrador.
Nelva es casada, tiene 43 años dos hijos de 20 y 22 años trabajan y estudian en instituto.
Nelva siempre se dedico a trabajar en ventas de muchas cosas pero ahora sé esta dedicando mas a la venta de queso, reparte a domicilio a sus vecinas, en la semana trabaja limpiando casa tres veces por semanas; Vende gaseosas y cerveza en su casa.
Desde que esta en Finca aprendió ha organizarse en el negocio y como administrarlo, sus ventas aumentaron, le gusta las reuniones del Bancomunal son muy familiares y amenas.
Nelva necesita un préstamo de 800 soles, para comprar cerveza, gaseosa y queso.
El sueño de Nelva es que su capital aumente para poner una tienda y abrir una cochera en un terreno que tiene.
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.