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This member belongs to the "Pachapaccari" community bank located in Cusco district in the province and department of Cusco. His name is Ferdinand; he is 23 years old, has one child and is separated from his wife. Ferdinand runs a printing press that specializes in printing invitations for various celebrations, such as fiesta quinceañera (celebration of a girl's 15th birthday in parts of Latin America), weddings, and baptisms.

Ferdinand is also a graphic designer, which helps him in his work. The printing press is his only business at the moment, and Ferdinand is happy that he is able to support himself and his son with the income from his business. He is requesting a loan to buy different types of card stock, and other materials so that he will be able to handle high volume print jobs. He is happy to have this loan opportunity and is committed to making his loan payments on time.
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El socio pertenece al banco comunal “PACHAPACCARI”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Cusco, perteneciente a la provincia de Cusco y departamento de Cusco.

El socio es el Sr. Ferdinad; el tiene 32 años de edad, separado y tiene 1 hijo; el socio se dedica a su negocio de imprenta el realiza todo tipo de tarjetas para los diferentes compromisos que suelen haber como fiestas de 15 años, matrimonios, bautizos entre otros mas, a la vez el socio es diseñador grafico esto le facilita el trabajo, esta es la única actividad que realiza por el momento y se siente feliz ya que mediante este negocio el sale a delante y apoya a su hijo.

El socio solicita el préstamo para la implementación de su imprenta como cientos de papeles,diferentes tipos de cartulinas entre otros mas.

El socio 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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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Ferdinand to set up printing business for high volume print jobs and to purchase different types of card stock, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 28, 2011
Feb 6, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2011