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Forferio
Forferio, 73, is a member of the “NUEVA VICTORIA-CHINCHERO” (New Victory-Chinchero) communal bank located in Chinchero district in Urubamba province, Cusco department.

He’s married and has six children (all independent). He is an artisan. He was born and grew up in the beautiful Valle Sagrado and is considered in the whole town as one of the most recognized and longstanding landscape painter. He is currently painting perfect works in oil. He represents Andean scenes depicting everyday life of Andean people: their values, ideologies, work and much more. He participated in National Geographic documentaries and in August, 2010 was invited to exhibit his and his daughter’s work in Lima’s Suizo Hotel by the Minister of Tourism.

He has his stand in Awanawasi which is also in the town of Chincheros. He would be very happy if people from all over the world were to come visit him soon so that he can tell his town’s history to them. He is a very charismatic, low-key person who is full of talent.

He is asking for a loan to buy supplies he needs: brushes, canvases, oil paint and frames. He is asking for the loan in order to buy materials for his paintings. He is happy with the granted loan and pledges to repay in a timely manner.
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El socio pertenece al banco comunal “NUEVA VICTORIA - CHINCHERO”; Este banco está ubicado en el distrito de Chinchero, provincia de Urubamba, Departamento de Cusco.

El socio es el Sr: Forferio; El socio tiene 73 años de edad, el socio es casado; el socio tiene 6 hijos; (todos independientes) el socio tiene como principal artesanía, el socio nació y creció en el bello valle sagrado y es considerado en todo el poblado como uno de los pintores de expresión paisajista andina más reconocidos y antiguos, actualmente el socio sigue elaborando trabajos perfectos en oleo, el socio plasma las vivencias andinas, aquí está expuesto todo el vivir diario de la gente andina, los valores, la ideología, el trabajo y mucho más, el socio participo en documentales de la national geography, el socio estuvo en agosto del 2010 representando y de invitado en el suizo hotel en Lima, el fue invitado por el ministerio de turismo a exponer junto a su hija sus trabajos, El socio tiene su stand en Awanawasi, está en el mismo poblado de Chincheros y el muy gustoso de que pronto vengan a visitarlo de todas partes del mundo para contar la historia de su pueblo, el socio es una persona muy carismática y sencilla, lleno de tanto talento. El socio solicita el préstamo para poder comprar su materiales, el requiere pinceles, bastidores, oleos, marcos. El socio solicita el préstamo para poder invertir en la compra de materiales para sus cuadros y pinturas.

El socio está feliz con el préstamo otorgado 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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    Average annual income
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Forferio to purchase materials for his paintings.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 1, 2011
Listed
Mar 9, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Sep 15, 2011