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Leonarda is a member of the "New Hope of Ollantaytambo" communal bank. The members meet every thirty days in the city of Ollantaytambo in the province of Urubamba.

Leonarda is 37 years old and lives with her partner, with whom she has three children. She was born in the city of Urcos, and she lives in the city of Ollantaytambo, where she works. Leonarda's main work is selling food in the market. She has already been doing this for 12 years, and it is going very well for her, thanks to the effort she puts into her job.

This time Leonarda needs the loan to purchase more supplies, for example, bags of rice and sugar and bottles of oil.

Leonarda is grateful for and values the loan, and she promises to make her monthly payments on time.
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Leonarda pertenece al banco comunal “Nueva Esperanza De Ollantaytambo” y las reuniones de las socias del banco comunal son cada treinta días en la ciudad de Ollantaytambo de la provincia de Urubamba.

Leonarda tiene 37 años de edad y tiene una relación de unión libre de la cual tiene tres hijos, ella nació en la ciudad de Urcos y vive en la ciudad de Ollantaytambo y donde realiza sus actividades económicas. Su actividad económica principal de Leonarda es la venta de comida en el mercado. Ya son 12 años que se dedica a este negocio y le va muy bien gracias al empeño que pone en su trabajo.

En esta oportunidad Leonarda requiere el préstamo para comprar más insumos como por ejemplo sacos de arroz, sacos de azúcar y bidones de aceite.

Leonarda agradece y valora el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas mensuales.

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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
  • 79
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,860,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Leonarda to purchase more supplies, for example, bags of rice and sugar and bottles of oil.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 24, 2011
Oct 25, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2012