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Señora Malian is 31 years old, a single mother of one son, and lives in the city of Carapeguá, in one of the neighborhoods of that city.

From an early age she began to help her mother make handmade quilts, from whom she learned the trade; today she makes bedspreads, beds and blankets, and has several customers who buy and then re-sell them, and who buy in large quantities. Thanks to this work she was able to build a modest house and offer good care to her son.

She requests this loan to buy thread and dyes for the manufacturing of her products and thus continue with her sales.
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La Sra. Malian tiene 31 años de edad, es madre soltera de un hijo y vive en la ciudad de Carapeguá, en una de las compañías de esa ciudad.
Desde temprana edad empezó a ayudar a su madre a confeccionar colchas artesanales, de quién aprendió el oficio, hoy en día fábrica en gran cantidad sobrecamas, hamacas y colchas ya que tiene varios clientes que compran de ellas y vuelven a vender y quienes compran en gran cantidad. Gracias a este trabajo logró construir una modesta casa y brindar buena atención a su hijo.
Solicita el préstamo para la compra de hilo y colorantes para la fabricación de sus productos y así seguir con sus ventas.

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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
  • 4,444.8
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,350 helped Malian to buy thread and dyes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 20, 2013
Sep 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 22, 2014