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The member belongs to the “Amauta” communal bank located in Huanchac District, Cusco Province and Department.

She is 65 years old, single and has three children. She is a former health care worker. She worked her whole life in the health field but now she is a craftsperson. She makes costume jewelry: earrings, necklaces and bracelets. She works with beads, wire, little hooks. She also makes living room and dining room cushions, all kinds of tablecloths and embroidery. She is asking for the loan to buy supplies to make the costume jewelry.

She is satisfied and very grateful for the support she’ll get and commits to pay her debts in a timely fashion.
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La socia pertenece al Banco Comunal “AMAUTA”; El banco pertenece al distrito de Huanchac, Provincia de Cusco, departamento de Cusco.

La socia; la socia tiene 65 años; la socia es soltera y tiene 3 hijos; La socia es cesante del área de salud; la socia trabajaba toda su vida en el área de salud; la socia ahora se dedica a la artesanía, la socia realiza bisutería, la socia hace aretes, collares, pulseras, la socia trabaja con mostacillas, alambres, ganchitos, la socia también confecciona cojines para salas, comedores, manteles en todo tipo de tela y bordados. La socia solicita el préstamo para invertir en la compra de materiales para la fabricación de bisutería.

La socia se muestra muy satisfecha y agradecida por el apoyo que se le brindara mediante este medio y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus deudas 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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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 98
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  • $58,000,700
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped this borrower to buy costume jewelry making supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 14, 2011
Jul 20, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011