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Jul 25, 2016 6:40 AM ET

Archived: Peru – La Vecindad De Quesquento Group: A loan of $4,900 helps a member to buy new tables and chairs for her restaurant.

iCrowdNewswire - Jul 25, 2016

La Vecindad De Quesquento Group

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La Vecindad De Quesquento Group’s story

These are members of the La Vecindad de Quesquento communal bank, located in the district of Quellouno, province of Convencion, and department of Cusco.

Santusa is an entrepreneurial woman. She is 34 years old and single. She has a son and is very dedicated to her business so that she can provide her family with the best quality of life. She has a restaurant where she sells food and beer. It is going well for her thanks to the service and the way she treats her customers. She wants to grow as a business owner and continue helping her family.

She is requesting this loan to buy new tables and chairs for her restaurant. She is happy and grateful.

In this group: Anacleta, Mariela*, Julia, Teofila, Marleni, Lucho*, Crishia Ruth, Oswaldo, Santusa, Segundina, Cecilio, Jesusa
*not pictured 

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Laura Swett View original language description 

This loan is special because:

It reaches borrowers in underserved and disadvantaged areas in Peru. 

Kiva staff 

More about this loan

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 loan of $4,900 helps a member to buy new tables and chairs for her restaurant.

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La Vecindad De Quesquento Group

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