Check out other loans that are currently fundraising!
Antonia
Antonia V. is 26 years old and is married to Agustín Riberos who is 30 years old; both are parents of a one-year old baby girl.
Antonia is by profession a seamstress, and also counts with a store in her home; her husband is a construction worker. The money from this loan will be invested in the purchase of fabrics to make uniforms, given that she has a purchase order from a school.
With time Antonia hopes to expand her business and sell sowing wares given that she counts with a solid clientele and does not have much competition in her area.
Antonia hopes that many things in her country will improve, especially when it comes to education and creating larger sources of employment.
View original language description ↓
La señora Antonia V. tiene 26 años de edad y está casada con Agustín Riberos de 30 años, ambos son padres de una nena de un año de edad.
Antonia es de profesión modista, además cuenta con una despensa en su propio domicilio y su marido es constructor de obras. El dinero del préstamo será invertido en la compra de telas para la confección de uniformes, ya que tiene pedidos de una escuela.
Con el tiempo desea ampliar su negocio y vender artículos de mercería, ya que cuenta con clientela formada y no tiene mucha competencia en la zona.
Confía en que mejorarán muchas cosas en nuestro país, especialmente en la educación y la creación de mayores fuentes de trabajo.

Additional Information

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

  • $4,555
    Average annual income
  • 66
    View loans »
    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $29,036,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 5,015.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Antonia to purchase fabrics.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Apr 23, 2009
Listed
May 27, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Apr 15, 2010