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Luz  Marina
This member belongs to the "Valle Sagrado A" [sacred valley A] communal bank. The communal bank is located in the district of Cusco, in the province and department of Cusco.

This member is Luz Marina. She is 70 years old and is a widow with two children. She alternates her everyday activities with her business, which is a grocery store. She sells milk, sugar, oil, cookies and rice. Luz Marina works from 6am until 10pm. Through this business she is able to help her children get ahead. Her dream is to expand her grocery store business. Luz Marina is requesting this loan to purchase rice, sugar, milk and cookies wholesale.

Luz Marina is grateful for the loan and is committed to paying her installments.
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La socia pertenece al banco comunal “VALLE SAGRADO A”; El banco está ubicado en el distrito de Cusco, perteneciente a la provincia de Cusco y departamento de Cusco.

La socia es la Sra. Luz Marina; ella tiene 70 años de edad y es viuda y tiene 2 hijos; La socia alterna sus actividades diarias con el negocio de tienda de abarrotes, la socia vende leche, azúcar, aceite, galletas y arroz, la socia trabaja desde las 6:00 a.m hasta las 10:00 p.m,por medio de este negocio la socia saca adelante a sus hijos, el sueño de la socia es ampliar el negocio de tienda de abarrotes. La socia solicita el préstamo para comprar arroz, azúcar, leche y galletas 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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  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 43
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Luz Marina to purchase rice, sugar, milk and cookies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 29, 2012
Mar 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012