Update on CatalinaThis member's name is Catalina. She belongs to the “Las Triunfadoras” communal bank from the district of Andahuaylillas, province of Quispicanchis from Cuzco – Peru.
She continues to work selling food as a street vendor. She has had her business for years and it is going well for her thanks to the hard work she puts into her business every day. Catalina wants to keep keep working this way to keep supporting her family. She is asking for the loan to buy ingredients such as rice, oil and more.
Catalina is very grateful to KIVA for allowing her to continue in her economic activity and with this work to support her home.
La socia sigue dedicandose al negocio de venta de comida de forma ambulatoria.La socia lleva años con su negocio el cual le va bien gracias al empeño que le pone cada dia a su negocio,la socia Catalina desea poder seguir trabajando para de esta forma seguir apoyando a su familia.
La socia solicita el credito para la compra de insumos como arroz,aceite entre otros.
La socia Catalina está muy agradecida con KIVA por permitirle continuar en su actividad económica y con este trabajo llevar el sustento a su hogar.
Previous Loan DetailsCatalina is a member of the “Las Triunfadoras” (The Victorious Ones) communal bank in Andahuaylillas District, Quispicanchis Province in Cusco, Peru. She continues with her business selling food from place to place. On this occasion, Catalina needs the loan to buy ingredients like rice, vegetab... More from Catalina's previous loan »
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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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