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Update on Basilio

This member was born in the Chumbivilcas province, within the Cusco department, but he currently lives in the Huchuy Qosqo community of the Calca province.

Basilio still farms, raises livestock, and does construction labor. He has been doing this for several years and things are going very well for him, thanks to the effort he puts into his work. On this occasion Basilio needs a loan to buy livestock. He continues to belong to the “Huchuy Qosqo” communal bank of the Arariwa Association of the city of Cusco.
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El socio Basilio nació en la provincia de Chumbivilcas del departamento del Cusco pero actualmente él vive en la comunidad de Huchuy Qosqo de la provincia de Calca,

El socio Basilio se sigue dedicando a la agricultura, ganadería y a la construcción de obras. Ya son varios años que se dedica a este negocio y le va muy bien gracias al empeño que pone en su trabajo. El socio Basilio en esta oportunidad requiere el préstamo para comprar un ganado. El socio Basilio sigue perteneciendo al banco comunal “Huchuy Qosqo” de la Asociación Arariwa de la ciudad del Cusco.

Previous Loan Details

This member belongs to the ”HUCHUY QOSQO” communal bank. The communal bank is located in the Lamay district in the province of Calca and department of Cusco. The member is Señor Basilio; he is 56 years old and married. He has four children, aged 20, 17, 11 and 5 months. The member works for... More from Basilio's previous loan »

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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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About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,863,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,125 helped Basilio to buy livestock.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 23, 2012
Jun 7, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2012