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Yaneth is 33 years old. She was born in the community of Yanahuara in Urubamba Province, Department of Cusco, Peru. She is married and has one child. Currently, Yaneth lives in the community where he was born. Shs tells us that most of the people there engage in farming and raising cattle, but she has several businesses including a small grocery shop, raising young animals and also selling chichi de jora (a traditional drink made from fermented corn).

Yaneth needs the loan in order to purchase corn kernels for making chicha de jora and fruit for her shop. Yaneth belongs to the Asociación Arariwa’s Villa Marcelo de Virgen del Carmen Communal Bank.
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Yaneth tiene 33 años y nació en la comunidad de Yanahuara de la provincia de Urubamba del departamento del Cusco, Perú. Ella tiene su pareja y tienen un hijo. Actualmente, Yaneth vive en la comunidad donde nació, ella nos cuenta que la mayoría de los pobladores se dedican a la agricultura y ganadería pero ella tiene varias actividades como; una pequeña tienda de abarrotes, crianza de animales menores y también se dedica a la venta de Chicha de Jora.

Yaneth en esta oportunidad requiere el microcrédito para comprar maíz y para la mercadería de la como arroz, azucar y otras cosas mas. Yaneth pertenece al banco comunal de “Villa Marcelo de Virgen del Carmen” de la Asociación Arariwa.

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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).

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 43
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,450,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Yaneth to purchase corn and other merchandise, such as rice and sugar.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 4, 2011
Apr 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2011