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Paulina lives and works in the beautiful town of Calca which is known for its lovely countryside, its tourism industry, livestock, and agriculture. She is a member of the Clorinda Matto de Turner Community Bank which is located in Calca district, in the province of Urubamba, Cusco department.

Paulina earns her living buying and selling blankets and mattresses. She wishes to buy more merchandise, blankets for example. She is grateful for this invaluable loan and promises to make the repayments according to the established schedule.
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La socia Paulina vive en la hermosa ciudad de Calca y donde realiza sus actividades económicas. (La ciudad de Calca y se caracteriza por tener hermosos paisajes por ser una zona turística, ganadera y agrícola). La socia Paulina pertenece al banco comunal “Clorinda Matto de Turner” y este banco está situado en el distrito de Calca en la provincia de Urubamba y departamento de Cusco.

La socia Paulina se dedica al comercio minorista, ella compra y vende frazadas y colchones. La socia invertirá en la compra de mercadería como por ejemplo frazadas. La socia agradece y valora el préstamo otorgado mediante este medio y del mismo modo se compromete a cumplir con el pago de sus cuotas en el plazo establecido.

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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).

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 44
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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 $775 helped Paulina buy more merchandise such as blankets.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 5, 2012
Jun 22, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2012