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The member belongs to the Clorinda Matto de Turner Communal Bank; this bank is located in the Calca district in the Urubamba province in the department of Cusco.

The member is Irami; she is 29 years old, she lives with her partner and has one son, who is seven months old. The member sells groceries in the Calca market; she has a stand where she sells all sorts of groceries. She is a fighter; nothing in her life came easy, but every day she wakes up and sees her baby's smile, which makes her draw energy from places where there is no energy and start a new day with great hope of succeeding. This is how she is living. She wants to stock her stand with groceries so she will have everything her customers looking for so they will be loyal. The member is requesting this loan to purchase groceries (pasta, sugar, flour, condiments, and more).

The member is grateful for this loan authorized through this site, and she promises to make her regular payments in the established time period.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “CLORINDA MATTO DE TURNER”; este banco está situado en el distrito de Calca en la provincia de Urubamba y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Irami; La socia tiene 29 años de edad; ella es conviviente y tiene 1 hijo de 7 meses, La socia trabaja vendiendo abarrotes en el mercado modelo de Calca, ella tiene un stand en el cual vende todo tipo de productos de abarrotes. Ella es una mujer muy luchadora y manifiesta que su vida no fue ni es nada fácil, pero cada día al despertar y ver la sonrisa de su bebe la hace sacar fuerzas desde donde no las hay y comienza un nuevo día con muchas ganas de salir adelante y es así como le está yendo. Ella desea implementar su stand de productos de abarrotes para que tenga todo lo que los clientes buscan y le sean leales. La socia solicita el préstamo para invertir en la compra de productos de abarrotes (fideos, azúcar, harinas, huevos, condimentos, y mucho mas).

La socia agradece y valora el préstamo otorgado mediante este medio y del mismo modo 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
  • 177
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Irami purchase products to set up her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 16, 2010
Oct 8, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2011