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Update on Isaias

Sr. Isaias is 28 years old, in a common-law relationship, and has one child. He continues with his transportation business. Isaias has a car that he uses to provide taxi services between the hours of 7am and 10pm. He works along different streets within the city of Cusco. Through this business, he is able to help his son move forward. Isaias wants to expand and improve his taxi business, so he is requesting a loan to buy spare parts for his vehicle.

He is happy with the loan and promises to complete his payments.

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El socio es el Sr. Isaias; el tiene 28 años de edad y es conviviente y tiene 1 hijo; El socio sigue con el negocio de transporte,el tiene un carro que hace servicio de taxi desde las 7:00 a.m hasta las 10:00 p.m,el socio trabaja en las diferentes calles de la ciudad de Cusco,por medio de este negocio el socio saca adelante a su hijo,el socio quiere ampliar y mejorar el negocio de servicio de taxi .El socio solicita el préstamo para comprar respuestos para su carro.

El socio está feliz por el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con los pagos de su cuota.

Previous Loan Details

Here is a member of the communal bank "Mateo Pumacahua". It is located in the district of Chinchero, belonging to the province of Urubamba and to the department of Cusco. His name is Isaias. He is 28 years old, married common-law, and he has 1 child. He alternates his daily activities with his... More from Isaias's previous loan »

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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).

Concurrent and Successive Loans

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This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 115
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $61,996,325
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Isaias to buy spare parts for his taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 4, 2011
Nov 9, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2012
This photo was used before for a previous loan for Isaias. It was first posted on Kiva on May, 2011. Learn More