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Maria Manuela
Maria Manuela was born in Jajahuana community and still lives there. Jajahuana community is located in Challabamba district, Paucartambo province, Cusco department, Peru.

65-year-old Maria is both father and mother to her eight children. She belongs to the Santa Isabel de Jajahuana community bank and is a responsible, entrepreneurial woman. Her business is farming and raising livestock such as guinea pigs and hens. She has farmland where she mainly grows potatoes. She takes her potatoes to sell in the city of Pilcopata and, on her return, she buys coca leaf which she later sells in the city of Cusco. On this occasion, she is requesting a loan to buy coca leaf.
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Maria Manuela nació en la comunidad de Jajahuana y vive en la misma ciudad donde nació 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). Ella tiene 65 años de edad y es padre y madre para sus ocho hijos. Ella pertenece al banco comunal Santa Isabel de Jajahuana porque es una persona responsable y emprendedora entonces sus actividad económicas son la agricultura, la ganadería y a la crianza de animales menores como por ejemplo cuyes y gallinas. Ella tiene sus terrenos de cultivos donde siembre mayormente papa y ella lleva a vender la papa a la ciudad de Pilcopata y de regreso compra hoja de coca para luego venderlo en la ciudad del Cusco. En esta oportunidad requiere el préstamo para comprar hojas de coca.

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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
  • 85
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $63,797,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.6
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Maria Manuela to buy coca leaf.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 12, 2013
Apr 20, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2013