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Clotilde belongs to the "Virgen Del Carmen De Yuncaypata" Community Bank located 30 minutes from the city of Cusco in a village called Yuncaypata. This typical village maintains its pure Andean heritage, and the entire community supports each other during the planting and harvest seasons, caring for children and animals. This is a very beautiful place where Quechua is spoken, and it's in the department of Cusco, Peru. Clotilde is 44 years old, married and has four children, ages 23, 21, 18 and 3. She works in agriculture and also has a taxi along with husband, who works as a driver. She takes the products her land produces, generally potatoes and vegetables, to market on Saturdays. Clotilde is requesting the loan to purchase seeds, fertilizer and a tractor for her land. She feels grateful and values the loan through this medium, and she promises to be as disciplined with her payments as she has been with her past loans.
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La socia pertenece al banco “VIRGEN DEL CARMEN DE YUNCAYPATA”; este banco muy simpático está ubicado a 30 minutos de la Ciudad del Cusco en el poblado llamado Yuncaypata, este es un típico pueblito en el que se conserva toda la herencia andina pura, y viven todos en comunidad apoyándose en la época de siembra y cosecha, cuidando a sus hijos y a sus animales, es un pueblo muy bonito y es quechua hablante, está en el departamento de Cusco.
La socia es la Sra. Clotilde; la socia tiene 44 años de edad, la socia es casada y tiene 4 hijos de 23, 21, 18, 3 años de edad; la socia trabaja en agricultura y también tiene junto a sus esposo un taxi el cual lo hace trabajar prestando el servicio de taxi, la socia lleva a vender al mercado los días sábados los que ´produce su terreno que es generalmente papa y verduras, la socia desea el crédito para invertir en la compra de semillas, abono y tractor para su terreno. La socia solicita el préstamo para invertir en la compra de semillas para sembrar en su terreno y para comprar abono.
La socia agradece y valora el préstamo mediante este medio y se compromete a cumplir disciplinadamente como lo ha ido haciendo con sus anteriores créditos.

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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
  • 132
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,907,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Clotilde to purchase seeds and fertilizer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 16, 2011
Sep 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2012