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Lorenza is 38 years of and and was born in the city of Paruro. At present, Lorenza lives in the community of Cotowincho, Urubamba, Cusco. Lorenza is dedicated to selling vegetables. She is the provider of vegetables among the saleswomen of the valley market. Lorenza is also dedicated to selling chicha (a fermented beverage made from corn) and has a small space in her home where she sells her products. At this time Lorenza requires the loan to buy vegetables and corn.
Lorenza belongs to the communal bank "Kuska Llankasun of Rumichaca" communal bank of the Arariwa Association and has worked with her companions of the communal bank for several years. (The community of Cotowincho is located some 10 minutes from the city of Urubamba where the associates gather every thirty days to carry out their corresponding activities.)
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Lorenza tiene 38 años de edad y nació en la ciudad de Paruro. Actualmente, Lorenza vive en la comunidad de Cotowincho, Urubamba, Cusco. Lorenza se dedica a la venta de verduras, ella es proveedora de verduras de las vendedoras del mercado del valle. Tambien Lorenza se dedica a la venta de chicha y tiene un pequeño local en su domicilio donde vende sus productos. Lorenza en esta oportunidad requiere el micro crédito para comprar verduras y maíz.

Lorenza pertenece al banco comunal “Kuska Llankasun de Rumichaca” de la Asociación Arariwa y trabaja con sus compañeras del banco comunal desde hace varios años. (La comunidad Cotowincho se encuentra ubicada a 10 minutos de la ciudad de Urubamba donde los socios se reúnen cada treinta días para realizar sus actividades correspondientes.)

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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
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  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Lorenza to buy vegetables and corn.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 10, 2011
Apr 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2011