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Doris Violeta
This member is Sra. Doris. She is a member of the Communal Bank “Sol Naciente” (Rising Sun) which is in the city of Cusco, Peru. Doris is in the handicraft trade, primarily the manufacture of knitted items made from alpaca fibers to be sold at the tourist market. She will invest the loan she requested in the purchase of materials, such as alpaca wool, so that she can continue producing these knitted items.

Doris is extremely grateful to Kiva for allowing her to continue in her business and for supporting her with her family. She is appreciative of the loan and promises to complete her payments on schedule.

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Nuestra socia es la señora Doris, ella pertenece al banco comunal “Sol Naciente” de la ciudad del Cusco - Perú, nuestra socia se dedica a la artesanía, principalmente a la elaboración de tejidos a base de fibra de alpaca para el mercado turístico, Doris invertirá el préstamo solicitado para comprar material como lana de alpaca, que le permita seguir produciendo sus tejidos.
Doris está muy agradecida con KIVA por permitirle seguir con su comercio y por apoyarla con su familia.
La socia agradece el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas de acuerdo al cronograma de pagos.

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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).

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,863,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Doris Violeta to buy craft materials, such as alpaca wool.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 6, 2012
Jul 18, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2012