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Mario
Mario is a native of the city of Urubama and is a father of two children. He is 50 years old and lives with his wife in a house in Urubamba, department of Cusco, Peru. This area is known for being a tourist zone rich with livestock and agriculture, and the skillful and hard-working people identify with the local saying: "Peru's Archaeological Province." Mario has more than six years of experience as Urubamba's chief registrar and can be found fulfilling his duties from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. He also makes a living raising small animals and is requesting a loan of 1,500 soles from Kiva partner Asociación Arariwa that he plans to use to purchase more animals, such as guinea pigs, chickens, ducks and pigs, so he can increase his capital. This will allow him to expand his business and earn more profits he can put toward the well-being of his two children. Mario has a good reputation with Asociación Arariwa since in the past he has repaid his various loans punctually and responsibly.
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Mario nació en la ciudad de Urubamba y es padre de 2 niños, él tiene 50 años de edad y vive junto a su esposa en una casa ubicada en el distrito de Urubamba, provincia de Urubamba del departamento del Cusco, Perú. Este lugar se caracteriza por ser un sector turístico, ganadero, agrícola y por estar habitado de gente emprendedora que se identifica con el refrán de la localidad que dice: “Provincia Arqueológica del Perú"”.

Con más de 6 años de experiencia como jefe de registro civil de la ciudad de Urubamba y los podemos encontrar cumpliendo su deberes en la municipalidad de Urubamba desde las 8h00 hasta las 16h00 de lunes a viernes, Mario también se dedica a la crianza de animales menores.

Mario solicita un préstamo a Asociación Arariwa de 1500 nuevos soles que utilizará para comprar más animales como por ejemplo cuyes, gallinas, patos y cerdos para poder tener un mayor capital. Esto le permitirá expandir su negocio obteniendo mayores ganancias para el bienestar de sus 2 hijos.

Mario cuenta con buena reputación en Asociación Arariwa, pues con anterioridad éste ha tenido varios créditos cancelados con puntualidad y responsabilidad.

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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).

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 72
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,341,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Mario to purchase animals such as guinea pigs, chickens, ducks and pigs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 9, 2011
Listed
May 18, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Dec 15, 2011