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Justina was born in the city of Cusco. She is 53 years old. She is a widow, but she has two children, and of course they all live in the city of Cusco but in the district of San Jerónimo.

Justina makes construction materials, such as for example bricks, blocks, and tile. She has a small workshop in her house in the district of San Jerónimo, and she belongs to the association of brick producers in the Picol area. She has already been doing this work for several years, and it is going very well for her. Justina needs the loan to purchase materials to continue making bricks, such as for example gasoline, wood, and wood waste products such as sawdust.

Justina is a member of the "Pillao" communal bank. This group is made up of 13 members who live in the province of Cusco in the district of San Jerónimo.
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Justina nació en la ciudad del Cusco y tiene 53 años edad, ella es viuda pero tiene dos hijos y por supuesto que viven todos en la ciudad del Cusco pero en el distrito de San Jerónimo.

Justina se dedica a la elaboración de materiales de construcción como por ejemplo ladrillos, bloquetas y tejas, ella tiene un pequeño taller en su domicilio en el distrito de San Jeronimo y pertenece a la asociación de productores de ladrillos de la zona de Picol. Ya son varios años que se dedica a este negocio y le va muy bien. Justina requiere el préstamo para comprar materiales para seguir elaborando ladrillos como por ejemplo gasolina, madera y residuos de madera como aserrín.

Justina es integrante del banco comunal “Pillao”. Este grupo está conformado con 13 socios que viven en la provincia de Cusco del distrito de San Jerónimo.

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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
  • 46
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.7
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Justina to purchase materials to continue making bricks.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 19, 2011
Jan 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 15, 2012