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Oct 5, 2016 5:22 PM ET

Archived: Peru: San Cristobal De Aparquilla Group – A loan of $6,350 helps a member to purchase seeds and fertilizers.

iCrowdNewswire - Oct 5, 2016

San Cristobal De Aparquilla Group

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San Cristobal De Aparquilla Group’s story

The borrowers belong to the San Cristobal de Aparquilla communal bank. This bank is located in Anta, which belongs to Anta province and Cusco department.

The borrower is Cirila, she is married, 68 years old, and has 6 children. The borrower works at her agricultural business, the borrower has a cultivated plot where she plants potatoes, carrots and corn. The borrower works from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. The borrower has had this business for some years now and it is going very well for her. The borrower’s dream is to expand the agricultural business. The borrower asks for the loan to purchase seeds and fertilizers.

The other borrowers work at a business selling clothing, a business selling shoes, a grocery store business, and a business selling wallets.

The borrower is grateful to those who form part of this dream through this platform and promises to make the payments on the established schedule.

In this group: Cirila, Juana Dolores, Fermin, Marina, Yony, Ancelma, Maria, Julia, Mercedes, Gladis Julia, Geronima, Saul Jhon*, Soraya*, Sherlley Sumikowendy, Elena
*not pictured 

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Wendy Harris 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 $6,350 helps a member to purchase seeds and fertilizers.

Contact Information:

San Cristobal De Aparquilla Group

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