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Marina belongs to the Sumac Wata Communal Bank. This bank is located in the Cusco district, Cusco province, Cusco department.

Marina is a 56 year old widow, and she has four children. She alternates her daily activity with her business of selling fruit. She sells at the San Sebastian market. She sells different varieties of fruit like apples, oranges, bananas, and grapes. She has a small stand where she sells from 7:00 a.m until 6:00 p.m.

She wants to expand her fruit selling business. She is requesting the loan to buy fruit wholesale. She is happy about the loan, and she pledges to make her payments on time.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “SUMAC WATA”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Cusco, perteneciente a la provincia de Cusco y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Marina; ella tiene 56 años de edad y es viuda y tiene 4 hijos; La socia alterna sus actividades diarias con el negocio de venta de fruta, ella vende en el mercado de SanSebastian, ella vende diferentes variedad de fruta como manzanas, naranjas, platanos, uvas y naranjas, ella tiene un pequeño puesto donde atiende desde las 7:00 a.m hasta las 6:00 p.m, la socia quiere ampliar el negocio de venta de fruta. La socia solicita el préstamo para comprar fruta al por mayor.

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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    Average annual income
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Marina to buy fruit wholesale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 11, 2011
Jan 12, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2011