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Update on Juan

Juan continues living in the city of Huancarani and running his small carpenty workshop in his home where he makes all types of furniture, such as wardrobes, beds, chairs, tables and other things. He also continues to sell firewood from home.

On this occasion, Juan is requesting a loan to buy more work materials such as wood, carpinter's glue and nails.

He is still a member of the communal bank "Mamacha Rosario" of the Arariwa Association. He is grateful for this opportunity and committed to paying back the loan on time.
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Juan continua viviendo en la ciudad de Huancarani y con la carpintería pues tiene un pequeño taller en su domicilio donde fabrica todo tipo de muebles de madera como por ejemplo roperos, camas, sillas, mesas y otras cosas más, él continua también con la venta de leña en su domicilio. En esta oportunidad Juan requiere el préstamo para comprar más materiales de trabajo como por ejemplo madera, cola de carpintero y clavos.

Juan continúa en el banco comunal “Mamacha Rosario” de la Asociación Arariwa y se encuentra agradecida por la oportunidad brindada mediante este medio y así mismo se compromete a cumplir con el pago correspondiente al cronograma.

Previous Loan Details

Juan was born in the Caicay district in the Paucartambo province in the department of Cusco and he is 44 years old. He is a carpenter and has a small workshop in his home where he makes all types of furniture, such as wardrobes, beds, chairs, tables, and other things. He also works selling fire... More from Juan's previous loan »

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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).

Concurrent and Successive Loans

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This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.

About Peru

  • $12,000
    Average annual income
  • 41
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,458,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $725 helped Juan to purchase more work materials such as wood, carpenter's glue and nails.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 11, 2013
Jun 28, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013