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Marilu  Dolores
Marilú, 41, belongs to the “Vilcanota” communal bank that belongs to Urubamba District in Urubamba Province and Cusco Department.

She is married and has three children. She’s a retailer. She buys and sells firewood at wholesale and retail. She buys trees that are chopped for firewood. She also runs her grocery store. In addition, she buys chickens to raise and then resell. She occupies all her time working and producing to provide her family with a better quality of life and to be able to pay the monthly school tuition fees, home utility bills, her children’s food and health costs.

She wants to use the loan partly to buy trees and partly to buy stock merchandise for the store: rice, sugar, milk, oil and other products at wholesale.

She needs the loan to buy merchandise to stock the store and to buy trees for firewood. She is grateful for and values the loan that will be granted to improve her and her family’s quality of life.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “VILCANOTA”; este banco comunal pertenece al Distrito de Urubamba, provincia de Urubamba y Departamento de Cusco.

La socia Marilu; tiene 41 años de edad y es casada la socia tiene 3 hijos; La socia se dedica al comercio minorista, la socia compra y venta leña al por mayor y menor, la socia compra arboles y los cortan para leña, la socia también se dedica a la atención de sus tienda de abarrotes, la socia también compra, cría y vende pollos, la socia ocupa todo su tiempo en trabajar y producir para dar una mejor calidad de vida a su familia y así poder pagar sus mensualidades de colegio, estudios y pagos de servicios de la casa al igual que la alimentación y salud de sus hijos; La socia desea invertir el préstamo en la compra de arboles una parte, otra en la compra de productos de primera necesidad como arroz, azúcar, leche, aceite y otros productos al por mayor. La socia solicita el préstamo para invertir en la compra de mercadería para implementar su tienda de abarrotes y comprar arboles para la leña.

La socia agradece y valora el préstamo que se le otorgara para poder mejorar su calidad de vida y la de su familia.

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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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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $925 helped Marilu Dolores to buy stock items for her store and trees to make firewood.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jul 22, 2011
Listed
Aug 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Dec 15, 2011