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La Piramide Group
In this Group: Fausta, Denisse Giovana , Edison Felix , Benito , Omar Vidal , Santiago , Ines Marleny, Maria Eduarda

Update on La Piramide Group

These members belong to the communal bank La Pirámide, which is located in the district of Cusco, which belongs to the province of Cusco and the department of Cusco.

Member Fausta is 48 years old, single, and has two children. She works in her business, which is a grocery store, selling essential goods such as rice, sugar, milk, oil, and biscuits. She works from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. This business allows her to provide for her children. Her dream is to expand and improve her grocery store business. She is requesting the loan in order to purchase rice, sugar, milk, oil, and biscuits.

The other members work in different businesses selling shoes, selling gifts, at an auto repair shop, and selling clothing.

Fausta is thankful to everyone who is a part of this dream through this resource, and she is committed to paying all her installments on time.
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Los socios pertenecen al banco comunal “LA PIRAMIDE”; Este banco se ubicada en el distrito de Cusco, perteneciente a la provincia de Cusco y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Fausta ella es soltera y tiene 48 años y tiene 2 hijos; La socia trabaja con su negocio de tienda de abarrotes, ella vende productos de primera necesidad como arroz, azúcar, leche, aceite y galletas, la socia trabaja desde las 8:00 a.m hasta las 6:00 p.m, por medio de este negocio la socia saca adelante a sus hijos, el sueño de la socia es ampliar y mejorar el negocio de tienda de abarrotes. La socia solicita el préstamo para comprar arroz, azúcar, leche, aceite y galletas.
Los otros socios se dedican al negocio de venta de zapatos, negocio de venta de regalos, negocio de taller de mecánica y negocio de venta de ropa.

La socia agradece a quienes forman parte de este sueño mediante este medio y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas en el plazo establecido.

Previous Loan Details

The member belongs to the "La Piramide" (The Pyramid) communal bank, located in the district of Huanchac, Province of Cusco and Department of Cusco. The member Denisse is 31 years old. She is single and earns a living working at a restaurant very well known for its customer service, as a waitre... More from La Piramide Group's previous loan »

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).

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About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 89
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $59,005,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of La Piramide Group's $1,900 loan helped a member to purchase rice, sugar, milk, oil, and biscuits.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 29, 2012
Jun 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2012