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Maria Selva
Selva is a merchant; she buys and sells women’s clothing. She is married to Epifanio C., a retired military man, and they have three adult children.

She started selling clothes three years ago because she used to work in a store and, with help from her husband, was able to get capital to start out in this line of work.

She dreams with setting up her own seamstress workshop in order to proviD. employment for other members of her community. She is requesting funds to buy sewing machines.
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La Señora Selva se dedica a la compra y ventas D. ropas D. damas, esta casada con el Señor Epifanio C., jubilado militar tienen 3 hijos todos ya mayores D. edad.
Se inicio en la actividad D. venta D. ropas hace 3 años , ya que ella trabajaba en un comercial, y con la ayuda D. su marido pudo obtener un capital y se inicio en este rubro.
Selva sueña con abrir su propio taller D. costura y dar mas fuente D. trabajo para las gentes D. su comunidad y por ello solicita el préstamo para la compra D. maquinas D. coser.

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About Fundación Paraguaya

Fundación Paraguaya is a financially self-sustaining social enterprise that promotes entrepreneurship in urban and rural areas through microfinance, education programs, and more. Its focus on agriculture has helped many farmers boost their crop yields. And a number of other borrowers have taken out loans to start and grow social businesses that have helped deliver eyeglasses, medicines and other helpful services in their local communities.

About Paraguay

  • $8,400
    Average annual income
  • 95
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $32,366,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,794.6
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,125 helped Maria Selva to buy a sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
18 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 31, 2010
Apr 26, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 15, 2011