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Yackelin, 20, belongs to the “Tinka” communal bank that’s located in Cusco District belonging to Cusco Province and Cusco Department. She is single and alternates her daily activities with a business selling “salchipapas” which is a dish based on sausages and fried potatoes. She has a salchipapas cart that she uses to sell salchipapas in an itinerant manner. She wants to get ahead by means of this business. Her dream is to have a locale where she can sell the salchipapas. She’s requesting a loan to buy potatoes and sausages at wholesale. She is happy about the loan and commits to make her installment payments.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “TINKA”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Cusco, perteneciente a la provincia de Cusco y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Yackelin; ella tiene 20 años de edad y es soltera; La socia alterna sus actividades diarias con el negocio de venta de salchipapas que es un plato a base de salchichas y papas fritas, ella tiene un carrito salchipapero donde salchipapas en forma ambulatoria, la socio por medio de este negocio quiere salir adelante, el sueño de la socia es tener un local donde pueda vender la salchipapas. La socia solicita el préstamo para comprar papas y salchichas al por mayor.

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

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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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    Average annual income
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Yackelin to buy potatoes and sausages at wholesale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 19, 2011
Dec 22, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2012