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Isabel, 59, is a widow but has three children. She belongs to Asociación Arariwa’s “Perú” communal bank. She is from the city of Cusco and still lives in the city of her birth. She’s a housewife and also sells snacks (fried bananas chips). She has a food cart and buys her ingredients in the city of Lima.

Isabel is also starting a new business: selling natural fruit juices. Therefore, she needs a loan on this occasion to set up the locale, that is, to buy chairs, tables, drinking glasses and other things she needs.
sabel is grateful for the opportunity provided by this means and commits to make her payments as scheduled.
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La socia Isabel tiene 59 años de edad y es viuda pero tiene tres hijos, ella pertenece al banco comunal “Perú” de la Asociación Arariwa, ella es natural de la ciudad del Cusco y vive en la misma ciudad donde nació, ella es ama de casa y también se dedica a la venta de bocaditos (Chifles), ella tiene un puesto de venta de forma ambulatoria y compra sus productos de la ciudad de Lima. Además, la socia Isabel está iniciando un nuevo negocio de venta de jugos de frutas naturales entonces en esta oportunidad requiere el préstamo para implementar el local o sea desea comprar sillas, vasos, mesas y otras cosas que faltan. La socia Isabel se encuentra agradecido por la oportunidad brindada mediante este medio y así mismo se compromete a cumplir con el pago correspondiente al cronograma.

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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
  • 129
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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 $575 helped Isabel to buy tables, chairs, drinking glasses, etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 30, 2012
Aug 23, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2012