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Update on Maribel

The loan recipient is a member of the cooperative bank Solidaridad-Cachimayo. She continues with her business selling underclothes and shoes. She has been in this business for years and it's going well thanks to the dedication she puts into it every day. Every so often the recipient sends money to her sister to buy merchandise - this way she is able to sell the merchandise to her customers who ask for it. She is responsible and dedicated, and this business is how she gets her family ahead.

She asks for a loan to buy shoes for her business. She is grateful for the loan awarded to her and promises to meet her established payments.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal SOLIDARIDAD - CCACHIMAYO,la socia continua con su negocio de venta de ropa interior y venta de zapatos, la socia lleva años en este negocio el cual le va bien gracias el empeño que le pone cada día a su negocio, la socia cada cierto tiempo le manda dinero a su hermana para que compre la mercadería para de esta forma la socia pueda vender su mercadería a sus clientes que le solicitan, la socia es una persona responsable y empeñosa siendo de esta forma que la socia saca adelante a su familia.

La socia solicita el crédito para la compra de zapatos para su negocio.

La socia se siente agradecida por el crédito otorgado y se compromete a cumplir con sus cuotas establecidas.

Previous Loan Details

Maribel belongs to the “Solidaridad Cachimayo” cooperative bank, which is located in the Cachimayo district of the province of Chinceros. She is 33 years old and has a common-law husband and two children. She is requesting the loan to send her sister to Lima to buy more inventory of shoes and und... More from Maribel'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).

Concurrent and Successive Loans

Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.

This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 129
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $58,906,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $775 helped Maribel to buy shoes for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 31, 2012
Oct 3, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013