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Flor De Valle Alto Group
In this Group: Adela, Beatriz, Angelica, Irene, Margarita, Julia, Martha, Andrea, Eusebia, Julia*, Martha, Arminda, Mariel
* not pictured

Villa Adela is located in the city of El Atlo, and it is a member of the "Flor de Valle Alto" association. They are a very happy group and they are unique because aside from working together, they have also formed a very beauty friendship among themselves. Most of them are artesans. Arminda, for example, makes unique dolls made from Aguayo - Aguayo is a knitted material made from wool dyed in various colours and it is a fabric usually used to carry babies or objects on the back, as a sling. She sells the dolls in the tourist areas in the city of La Pza. And Julia makes traditional needlepoint costumes and she takes orders for them.



The association "Flor de Valle Alto" requires to purchase supplies to increase their sales, and in turn, to increase their earnings, all for the good of their family.

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En la ciudad de El Alto se encuentra ubicado el centro focal de Villa Adela, a éste pertenece la asociación “Flor de Valle Alto” .Un grupo muy simpático y particular ya que además de trabajar juntas de manera muy responsable, llegaron a formar una muy linda amistad entre ellas. La mayoría de ellas son artesanas, por ejemplo Arminda realiza singulares muñecos en aguayo ( Aguayo; Es un tejido rectangular de lana multicolor que sirve para cargar los niños u objetos a la espalda, entre otras cosas), que luego los vende el la calles turísticas de la ciudad de La Paz; Julia realiza bordados de disfraces tradicionales, que los vende a pedido solamente.
La asociación Flor de Valle Alto necesita comprar materia prima para ampliar sus ventas, así sus ingresos mejorarían para el bien de sus familias.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

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About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 199
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,040,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.0
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Flor De Valle Alto Group's $4,475 loan helped a member to purchase supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Nov 5, 2008
Listed
Oct 22, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jun 15, 2009