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This borrower is a member of the lending group "SACRO". She is a native of the Cruz Pata community in the town of Chincero in the province of Urubamba, in Cusco department.

This borrower is named Valeria. She is 56 years old. She is a widow and has two children, 28 and 26 years old. She has a small
grocery store. She lovingly takes care of her granddaughter and brings her with her everywhere. She also sells and buys dry products like beans, all types of corn, barley, wheat and quinoa. She is requesting this loan to buy seeds for corn and potatoes to sell.

Valeria is grateful for and values the support offered by these loan services. She promises to make her repayments in the established timeframe.

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Nuestra socia pertenece al banco comunal “SACRO”; Nuestra socia es natural de la comunidad de cruz pata en el poblado de chinchero perteneciente a la provincia de Urubamba departamento del Cusco.

Nuestra socia es el Sra. VALERIA, Nuestra socia tiene 56 años la socia es viuda y tiene 2 hijos, de 28 y 26 años de edad, nuestra socia tiene una pequeña tienda de abarrotes, ella cuida a su nieta con mucho amor y se la lleva a todo lado, nuestra socia también compra y vende productos secos como son, habas, maíz de toda variedad, cebada, trigo, quinua. La socia solicita el préstamo para comprar semillas de maíz, y de papa para la venta.

La socia agradece y valora el apoyo brindado mediante este medio y se compromete a 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
  • 117
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,968,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Valeria to buy seeds for corn and potatoes to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 21, 2010
Apr 26, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2010