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Mrs. Myrian P. is married to Santiago Valentín Gonzalez. They have three school-age children. He distributes books for the Santillanas Publishing House, while she has made blouses, boots, and student uniforms for the last five years.

Myrian has received numerous uniform orders for 2008, and she’d like to begin working on them. That’s why she needs this loan, which she will use to buy different types of fabric for her sewing.

Translated from Spanish by Shannon Skoglund, Kiva volunteer.

La Sra. Myrian P. está casada con Santiago Valentín Gonzalez. Ellos tienen 3 hijos en edad escolar. El distribuye libros de la Editorial Santillanas, mientras ella desde hace 5 años confecciona camisas, camperas y uniformes para estudiantes.

Myrian ha recibido un pedido numeroso ya de uniformes para el año 2008, por lo que desea empezar a trabajar en ello, para esto necesita de un crédito con los que comprara diferentes tipos de telas para su confección.

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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
  • 53
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $33,516,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,696.8
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Myrian purchase of fabric, threads, lace, and other sewing goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 9, 2008
Dec 26, 2007
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2009