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The member belongs to the “VIRGEN NATIVIDAD” communal bank. The bank is located in the Yucay district, in the province of Urubamba, Cusco department.

The member is Lizeth. She is 26 and single. She works with her family in agriculture. They produce high quality white corn. White corn is a large grain, rich in flavour, which is highly sought-after. For this reason, they export this highest quality variety of corn. Lizeth and her family invest all of their time in improving their production. She wants this loan to invest in one of her family's plots of land, and in the purchase of seeds for the new sowing season. She needs to plough her land and prepare it for the new crop, and then fertilize the land. She is requesting this loan to invest in the purchase of high quality corn seeds for the new sowing season, as well as fertilizer, and for preparing the land.

She is grateful for the support that we are offering and promises to repay her quotas in a disciplined manner.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “VIRGEN NATIVIDAD” el banco se encuentra ubicado en el Distrito de Yucay, en la Provincia de Urubamba y Departamento de Cusco.

La socia Lizeth; tiene 26 años de edad, la socia es soltera; la socia trabaja con su familia, ala socia se dedica a la agricultura, ella y su familia producen maíz blanco de primera , este es un grano grande y rico en sabor, este maíz es cotizado y por ello ellos se dedican a la exportación de este tipo de maíz de primera calidad; la socia junto a sus familia invierten todo su tiempo en mejorar su producción, la socia desea el crédito para invertir en uno de los terrenos de la familia y en la compra de semillas para la nueva época de siembra, para lo cual requiere arar la tierra y prepararla para la nueva siembra después de esto abonar el terreno. La socia solicita el préstamo para invertir en la compra de maíz de primera en semillas para la nueva siembra, abono y preparar la tierra.

La socia agradece el apoyo que se le otorgara y así mismo se compromete a cumplir de manera disciplinada con los pagos de las cuotas.

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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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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Lizeth to invest in the purchase of high quality corn seed for the new sowing season; to purchase fertilizer; and to prepare the land.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 12, 2011
Aug 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012