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Luis was born in the District of Maras, but he now lives in the community of Jajahuana. The community of Jajahuana is located in the District of Challabamba in Paucartambo Province, Department of Cusco, Peru.

Luis is 55 years old and in a common-law relationship. He has seven children, three of whom live with him while the rest are independent. Luis is a responsible and hardworking person who helps his family get ahead through his business activities in the agricultural sector. He raises small animals and cattle. Luis also has farmland from which he produces dried goods such as potatoes, barley, wheat, and other items. He has been in this line of work for 17 years and is doing very well.

Luis is taking this opportunity to request a loan so that he can buy fertilizers and seeds.

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Luis nació en el distrito de Maras pero ahora vive en la comunidad de Jajahuana. (La comunidad de Jajahuana está ubicado en el distrito de Challabamba dentro de la provincia de Paucartambo del departamento del Cusco, Perú). Él tiene 55 años de edad y tiene una relación de unión libre de la cual tiene siete hijos de la cuales tres están a su lado pero los demás son independientes. Luis es una persona responsable y trabajador que saca adelante a su familia y sus actividades económicas son la agricultura, la crianza de animales menores y la ganadería. Él tiene terrenos agrícolas donde siembra productos secos como por ejemplo papa, cebada, trigo y otros. Ya son 17 años que se dedica a este negocio y le va muy bien. En esta oportunidad requiere el préstamo para comprar fertilizantes y semillas.

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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
  • 47
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,550 helped Luis to buy fertilizers and seeds.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 12, 2013
Apr 19, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013