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AURELIA, 36, is a member of the "PRODESARROLLO" communal bank. She lives in Pisac, Calca province, Cusco department, which is 40 minutes from the city. It is a small village that houses some beautiful Inca ruins; a must stop for any tourist on her way to Cusco.

She is married and has three children, 14, 12, and 7 years old, respectively. She juggles her domestic chores, such as caring for and feeding her children, with commerce. She sells crafts in Pisac's main square's crafts market. She has a crafts stand where she sells such items as: earrings, decorations, alpaca scarves, flower vases, ashtrays, keyrings, and many others. She requests funding to invest in her business; she will buy supplies to make crafts.

She is grateful for and values the opportunity given her by this means and pledges to repay in a timely fashion.
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Nuestra socia AURELIA, pertenecen al banco comunal “PRO DESARROLLO”, la socia vive en Pisac situado en la provincia de Calca departamento de Cusco, está a 40 minutos de la ciudad, es un pequeño pueblo heredero de unas bellas construcciones incas, aquí lugar obligado de paso para todo aquel turista que visita la ciudad del Cusco.

Nuestra socia tiene 36 años de edad. Ella es casada y tiene 3 hijos de 14,12, 7 años, nuestra socia alterna sus actividades del hogar que son el cuidado y alimentación de sus hijos con el comercio, Nuestra socia vende artesanía en la plaza principal de Pisac en la feria artesanal, ella tiene un stand de artesanía y vende desde aretes, collares, adornos, chalinas de alpaca, floreros, ceniceros, llaveros y mucho más, nuestra socia desea el préstamo para reinvertir en su negocio, ella comprara materiales para la elaboración de la artesanía.

La socia agradece y valora la oportunidad brindada mediante este medio, así mismo se compromete en cumplir con el pago de su deuda en el plazo establecido.

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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
  • 39
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  • $64,459,350
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Aurelia to buy crafs-making supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 20, 2010
Feb 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2010