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The member belongs to the Chikon community bank; this bank is located in the Urubamba district, belonging to the province of Urubamba and the department of Cusco. The member is Mrs Marcia; she is 36, lives with her partner, and has 3 children. She sells multi-drug medicines (she has a pharmacy) and also sells cell phones and small birthday gifts, among other items. This is her only job at the moment and she hopes to later open another pharmacy in order to offer her children a better quality of life. She is requesting this loan to stock her business. She is happy to have this loan and promises to honour the payments of her quotas.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal” CHIKON”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Urubamba, perteneciente a la provincia de Urubamba y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Marcia; ella tiene 36 años de edad, conviviente y tiene 3 hijos; La socia se dedica al negocio de venta de medicinas (botica) multiservicios ya que también ahí vende celulares, regalitos para cumpleaños entre otros esta es la única actividad que realiza por el momento y espera tal vez más adelante abrir otra botica para así poder brindarles una mejor calidad vida a sus hijos.

La socia solicita el préstamo para la implemnetacion de su negocio.

La socia está feliz por el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con los pagos de su cuota

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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
  • 179
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  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Marcia the member is requesting this loan for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 21, 2010
Jan 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2011