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Justina
JUSTINA, 68, is a member of Asociación Arariwa's “HUAYNA CCAPAC” communal bank which is located in Cusco province, Cusco department. She is a single mother of 4 children. Her wish to see her dreams come true and her way of being motivated her to open her own business several years ago; she sells empanadas (turnovers) at the "Arturo Palomino" school. The earnings from these sales go to her household expenses. She sells the empanadas from Monday through Friday and on weekends sells gardening tools in “Tupac Amaru” plaza in Wanchaqu district. She has been in this line of work for several years, too and has done well, thanks to the efforts she puts into it. She is a hard-working, enterprising woman who sees to it that her family gets ahead in life despite all adversities. She needs funding to buy more gardening tools like shovels, pickaxes and shears. She is grateful for the opportunity granted by this means and pledges to repay in a timely fashion.
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La señora JUSTINA, pertenece al Banco Comunal “HUAYNA CCAPAC” de la Asociación Arariwa de la Provincia del Cusco del Departamento del Cusco. La socia tiene 68 años es madre soltera y tiene cuatro hijos.

Su carácter y su anhelo de cumplir sus sueños, le motivó abrir hace varios años su propio negocio de venta de empanadas en el colegio “Arturo Palomino”, cuyas ganancias aporta al ingreso económico en su hogar. La socia de lunes a viernes esta en el negocio de las empanadas y los fines de semana en la plaza “Tupac Amaru” del distrito de Wanchaq vende accesorios de herramientas de jardinería. Ya son varios años en el negocio y le ha ido muy bien gracias a todo el empeño que pone en su trabajo. Nuestra socia es una madre trabajadora y emprendedora que saca adelante a su familia a pesar de las adversidades. La socia requiere el préstamo para adquirir más herramientas como palas, picos y tijeras.

La socia se encuentra agradecida por la oportunidad brindada mediante este medio y así mismo se compromete a cumplir con el pago correspondiente al cronograma.

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About Asociación Arariwa
Asociación Arariwa is a large non-governmental organization that started offering microcredit in 1994 to improve the quality of life, skills and equity of the population in the rural Cusco region of Peru. Arariwa serves the southern Andean provinces of Peru, and is distinguished by its efforts to reach the very poor, who often live in isolated rural areas. Arariwa fosters village banking, supports savings accounts, promotes access to education, and empowers women entrepreneurs (who make up 78% of its borrowers).

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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 72
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,341,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
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    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Justina to buy gardening tools.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 7, 2009
Listed
Dec 14, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
May 15, 2010