Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Vania is 32 years old and the single mother of one daughter who is one-and-a-half years old. She has just recently started a business in which she sells crafts such as dolls, mirrors, and knitted blankets and hats. She is asking for a loan in order to jump-start her business and purchase various crafts such as blankets, hats, little dolls, and ornamented mirrors. She is excited about her new business and desires for it to be very successful. Vania is committed to making all of the necessary loan payments on time.

Additional Information

Important Information

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
  • 151
    View loans »
    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,191,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Vania to buy more crafts to sell such as blankets, dolls, and mirrors.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 22, 2011
Aug 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2011