Update on Maria LucyMaría Lucy continues to work as a baker. She makes different kinds of bread and then sells them in the market. She works from 8:00am until 7:00pm. She has been in this business for 6 years and it is going very well for her. Her dream is to have a store where she can sell her bread. She is requesting the loan to buy flour, butter, and eggs at wholesale price.
She is very grateful for the loan and pledges to make her repayments in a disciplined manner.
La socia está muy agradecido por el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con los pagos de dicho préstamo de forma disciplinada.
Previous Loan DetailsMaría has a spouse; she’s 38 years old and has three children. She’s still a baker; she makes a variety of types of bread to then sell in Oropesa District. She works from 8am until 7pm and is able to support her children with this business. She wants to expand the bakery and is asking for a ... More from Maria Lucy's previous loan »
Important InformationAbout 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.
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