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Total loan: $4,750
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San Blás Group


A loan of $4,750 helped a member to buy sewing supplies (threads and sewing kits).


San Blás Group's story

This committee was founded by Amelia, who lives in San Blas neighborhood, in the city of Carapeguá. The committee was named 'San Blas' and it is currently in its ninth loan cycle with 16 members. This is a group of very responsible, hard-working and self-sacrificing ladies who carry out a number of different business activities.

Higinia is a weaver who makes all kinds of goods. She is a very entrepreneurial and hard-working woman who will use her loan to buy the supplies she needs to make her goods: all kinds of threads and different sewing kits.

In this group: Mirian , Amelia , Eloisa , Francisca , Maria, Lourdes , Cynthia , Higinia , Elena , Juana , Silvia , Maria, Jorgelina , Susana *, Nancy *, Mirta *
*not pictured

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: May 23, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Paraguaya

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: May 23, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Paraguaya