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Violeta belongs to the community bank "Ricchary Purisun-Oropesa". She lives in the district of Oropesa within the municipality of Cusco, 30 minutes from the imperial city of the Incas. Violeta is 40 years old, a single mother and has a son aged 21 years. She sells beer for a living and has a small beer-selling shop. However, the floods last week in Cusco caused one of the walls of the shop to collapse, and Violeta needs a loan in order to fix the wall and to purchase a little merchandise to help her business along. Her shop is located on the Cusco-Arequipa highway. Violeta is grateful for such an opportunity to improve her business. She is committed to the terms and agreements of the loan and to timely repayments.
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Nuestra socia VIOLETA. Pertenece al banco comunal “ricchary purisun - oropesa”, la socia vive en el distrito de Oropesa dentro del departamento del Cusco, a 30 minutos de la ciudad imperial.

La socia tiene 40 años de edad, ella es madre soltera tiene un hijo de 21 años. Y trabaja vendiendo cerveza, ella tiene un depósito de cerveza y ahora con la inundación que sufrió la semana pasada la ciudad del Cusco, nuestra socia perdió un muro de su depósito, ahora ella requiere l préstamo para poder arreglar el muro y comprar un poco de mercadería para seguir con su negocio que está en la carretera Cusco Arequipa..

La socia agradece y valora la oportunidad brindada mediante este medio, así mismo se compromete en cumplir con el pago de su deuda en el plazo establecido.

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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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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Violeta to fix a wall and purchase merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 20, 2010
Feb 5, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2010