Mrs. Aurelia González is 59 years old and is married to Mr. Miguel Angel, with whom she has a 22-year-old son who is enrolled at the local university. They live in their own home in the San José district of Carapeguá. More than 20 years ago, Aurelia started purchasing and raising farm animals. She inherited this business from her father, and with much sacrifice and dedication, has managed to progress. Now, her son manages the business, and is very successful. The credit will be used to buy horses.
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.