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Maria Iris
Maria Iris was born in the city of Huayocari in the Huayllabamba district. She lives in the same district where she was born. (The Huayllabamba district is in the Calca province in the Cusco department.) She is 42 years old, married, and has two children.

She devotes herself to farming, which is an inheritance from her parents. She grows and harvests vegetables like cabbage, corn, carrots, broccoli, onions, beans, and more.

This time she needs the loan to buy batches of vegetables; she will buy cabbage and corn.

She belongs to the Pro Mujer De Huayocari communal bank of the Arariwa Asociación. She is a responsible and cooperative person.
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Maria Iris nació en el centro poblado de Huayocari del distrito de Huayllabamba y vive en el mismo distrito donde nació. (El distrito de Huayllabamba pertenece a la provincia de Calca del departamento del Cusco), ella tiene 42 años de edad y casada y fruto de esta relación tiene cuatro hijos, ella se dedica a la agricultura pues es una herencia de sus padres entonces ella siembra y cosecha verduras como por ejemplo repollo, choclos, zanahorias, brocoli, cebollas, habas y otras más, ella en esta oportunidad requiere el préstamo para comprar verduras por lotes o sea va comprar repollo y choclo, ella pertenece al banco comunal “Pro Mujer De Huayocari” de la Asociación Arariwa pues es una persona responsable y colaboradora.

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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).

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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 175
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $60,197,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Maria Iris to buy batches of vegetables; she will buy cabbage and corn.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 4, 2012
Oct 21, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013