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Alejandrina works in her own business, selling shoes. She sells all kinds of shoes for men, women, and children, working from 8:00 a.m until 7:00 p.m. She has been in this business for seven years, and it is going very well for her. Her dream is to have a small shop where she can sell her shoes.

She is asking for this loan to buy shoes. She is happy to have the loan and is committed to making her scheduled payments.
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La socia Alejandrina trabaja en su negocio de venta de zapatos, la socia vende todo tipo de zapatos para mujeres, varones y niños, la socia trabaja desde las 8:00 a.m hasta las 7:00 p.m, la socia ya tiene 7 años en este negocio y le va muy bien, el sueño de la socia es tener un local donde pueda vender los zapatos. La socia solicita el crédito para comprar zapatos.

La socia está feliz por el préstamo y se compromete a cumplir con los pagos de su cuota.

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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
  • 46
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    Peru Loans Fundraising
  • $64,489,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 2.8
    Peru Nuevos Soles (PEN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $925 helped Alejandrina to buy shoes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 30, 2014
Jun 11, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 19, 2014