Huchuy Qosqo Group
Huchuy Qosqo Group’s story
These are the members of the communal bank “HUCHUY QOSQO” which is located in the district and province of Calca in the department of Cusco.
One of the entrepreneurs is Timotea who is 39 and sells basic products. She also sells home products and different goods such as sweets and drinks.
She has worked for some time in the market and her store is known by people in the area. Her dream is to expand her business and give her children a better lifestyle.
The member is applying for a loan to buy goods such as sodas, beer, rice, sugar, milk, oil and sausages.
She is grateful to KIVA lenders and committed to paying back the loan on time.
In this group: Timotea, Lourdes, Luisa, Daniel, Vilma, Felicitas, Teofila, Hermogenes
This loan is special because:
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About Asociación Arariwa:
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).
A portion of Huchuy Qosqo Group’s $2,375 loan helps a member to buy goods such as sodas, beer, rice, sugar, milk, oil, sausages, etc.