Check out other loans that are currently fundraising!
Placida is 46 years old, is married and has six children as a result of this relationship. She was born and lives in the town of Oropesa, 30 minutes from the city of Cusco. Her economic activity as a member (of the communal bank) is the making of “Oropesa” bread (a traditionally-made, well-known bread from this town). She has already made a living for many years at this business and it is going well for her.

Placida is an enterprising and hardworking woman who was invited to take part in the communal bank “Virgen Asunta de Oropesa” of the “Asociación Arariwa”. On this occasion Placida requests the loan to do maintenance on her oven.

Placida is grateful for the loan and promises to comply with the payment of her installments according to the schedule of payments.
View original language description ↓
La señora Placida tiene 46 años de edad, es casada y fruto de esta relación tiene seis hijos, ella nació y vive en la ciudad de Oropesa a 30 minutos de la ciudad del Cusco. Su actividad económica de la socia es la elaboración de pan de “oropesa”. Ya son varios años que se dedica a este negocio y le va muy bien.

La señora Placida es una mujer emprendedora y trabajadora que le invitaron a participar del banco Comunal “Virgen Asunta de Oropesa” de la Asociación Arariwa. En esta oportunidad la señora Placida requiere el préstamo para hacer mantenimiento del horno.

La señora Placida agradece el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas de acuerdo al cronograma de pagos.

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).

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 129
    View loans »
    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $57,381,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Placida to do maintenance on her oven.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 11, 2012
Jul 29, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013