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Fabiola Isabel
Fabiola is married and the mother of one child. She works in currency exchange; she buys and sells foreign currency in a stand located in a shopping center in the city that functions as a currency exchange house. Fabiola requests the loan to inject cash into her business buying and selling foreign and national currency which is why she’s very grateful to Kiva for helping her to strengthen and expand her activity to be able to provide her son who is still small with a better education. Fabiola belongs to the “Milagrosa Virgen del Carmen II” communal bank in the city of Cusco, Peru.
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La socia es la señora Fabiola, casada y madre de 1 niño, se dedica al cambio de moneda en la modalidad de compra y venta de moneda nacional y extrangera, en un stand que está ubicado en un centro comercial de la ciudad y que funciona como casa de cambio de moneda.
Fabiola solicita el préstamo para inyectar efectivo en su negocio de compra y venta de moneda extranjera y nacional, por ello La socia está muy agradecida con KIVA por ayudarla en el fortalecimiento y crecimiento de su actividad y por permitirle procurarle una mejor educación a su hijo el cual aun es pequeño. Fabiola pertenece al banco comunal “Milagrosa Virgen del Carmen II” de la ciudad del Cusco – Perú.

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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
  • 53
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $63,759,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Fabiola Isabel to invest cash into her currency exchange business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 13, 2012
Oct 1, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013