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Our associate, Bernardina, is a member of the “Amanecer Anteña” communal bank, and lives in the Anta Iscuchaka district, located 45 minutes from the City of Cusco.

Our associate is 48 years old, single. She helps care for her mother and runs a small grocery store. She is a very good woman who is dedicated to her family. She has no children of her own and never married due to a bad experience, but now she cares for and loves her parents and helps her brothers and nephews all that she can. She is asking for a loan in order to be able to start a small grocery store and invest in inventory.

She is thankful for this opportunity and promises to make her payments on schedule.
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Nuestra socia Bernardina, pertenece al banco comunal “Amanecer Anteña”, nuestra socia está ubicada en el distrito de Anta Iscuchaka, a 45 minutos de la ciudad del Cusco.

Nuestra socia tiene 48 años de edad, nuestra socia es soltera tiene una tienda abarrotes, la socia ayuda a cuidar a su mamá y se dedica de lleno a su tienda de abarrotes, nuestra socia es una mujer muy buena y dedicada a su familia, ella no tiene hijos y nunca se caso debido a una mala experiencia, pero a cambio cuida y adora a sus padres y en todo lo que ella puede ayuda a sus hermanos y sobrinos, nuestra socia solicita el préstamo para implementar su pequeña tienda abarrotes y comprar mercadería.

Nuestra socia agradece la oportunidad brindada y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus diferentes cuotas en los plazos establecidos.

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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
  • 131
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  • $57,912,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.9
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Bernardina inventory.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 19, 2010
Feb 24, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2010