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Humberto, 48, is married and has two children. He works as a master builder in Urubamba and his wife sells crafts in Urubamba district. He wants to have a larger crafts business so is asking for funds to buy merchandise for his wife’s crafts business.

He is a member of the “Mainique” communal bank located in Mainique district, Urubamba province, Cusco department.

He avails himself of this platform to express his gratitude to all those who share his dream and commits to repay in a timely fashion.
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El socio pertenece al banco comunal “Mainique”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Mainique, perteneciente a la provincia de Urubamba y departamento de Cusco.

El socio es el Sr. Humberto; el tiene 48 años de edad y es casado y tiene 2 hijos, el socio trabaja como maestro de construcción en la municipalidad de Urubamba y su esposa vende artesanía en el distrito de Urubamba, el socio quiere tener un negocio de artesanía mas grande. El socio solicita el préstamo para comprar mercadería de artesanía para el negocio de su esposa.

El socio agradece a quienes forman parte de este sueño mediante este medio y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas 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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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 86
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,984,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Humberto to buy crafts for his wife's business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 13, 2010
Oct 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2011