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Marina was born in the Chumbivilca province in the department of Cusco and is 51 years old. Currently, she lives in an Incan city (in Cusco, Peru) with her three sons. She is a responsible mother who is focused on moving forward with her family. Her main economic activity is selling food. She tells us that she sells these items at the last stop of the "La Liebre" urban transportation line (either taxis, minibuses, rickshaws or buses).

She has worked in this business for many years and it's going very well thanks to the dedication she puts into her work.

Marina, in this opportunity, needs this loan in order to expand her business's capital and she wishes to buy more products such as rice, noodles, meat, vegetable and other things that she needs.

Marina is a very responsible person who belongs to the communal bank "Ana Jarvis III" of the Asociación Arariwa in Cusco, Peru.
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Marina nació en la provincia de Chumbivilca del departamento del Cusco y tiene 51 años de edad. Actualmente, Marina vive en la ciudad imperial de los Incas (Cusco, Perú) junto con sus tres hijos, ella es una madre responsable que saca adelante a su familia y su actividad económica principal es vender comida, ella nos cuenta que tiene un puesto de venta de forma ambulatoria en el paradero final de carros de transporte urbano “La Liebre”. Ya son varios años que trabaja en este negocio y va muy bien gracias al empeño que pone en su trabajo.

Marina en esta oportunidad requiere el préstamo para aumentar el capital del negocio y desea comprar más insumos como por ejemplo arroz, fideos, carne, verduras y otras cosas más que se necesita.

Marina es una persona responsable que pertenece al banco comunal “Ana Jarvis III” de la Asociación Arariwa de la ciudad del Cusco, Perú.

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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
  • 42
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,459,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Marina to buy ingredients such as rice, noodles, meat, vegetables and other items that she needs.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 11, 2011
Apr 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2011