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Soledad, 52, is a member of the “SOL Y LUNA” (Sun & Moon) communal bank that is located in Cusco District which belongs to Cusco Province and Cusco Department.

She is married and has three children. She alternates her daily activities with silver jewelry sales. She stocks necklaces, bracelets and earrings to export to Brazil which is where her customers are. She works independently and also sells to acquaintances that make requests. She is a very cheerful and responsible person. She is also employed Monday through Friday at a private firm. She does both activities in order to be able to support her family.

She is asking for the loan to buy more merchandise for her business in order to have wider variety available for customers.

She is happy with the loan and commits to repay.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal” SOL Y LUNA”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Cusco, perteneciente a la provincia de Cusco y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Soledad; la socia tiene 52 años de edad, casada y tiene 3 hijos; la socia alterna sus actividades diarias con el negocio de venta de joyas hechos en plata como collares,pulseras,aretes para luego exportarlo a Brasil donde tiene sus clientes, la socia trabaja de forma independiente y también vende a sus amistades que le solicitan, la socia es una persona bien alegre y responsable a la vez ella trabaja para una empresa privada de lunes a viernes siendo ambas actividades que realiza para poder sacar a su familia adelante.

La socia solicita el préstamo para la compra de más mercadería para su negocio y así poder tener más variedad que ofrecer a sus clientes.

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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    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Soledad to buy more merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 17, 2011
Apr 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2011