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José
José is 33. He is married to Mariela, who is also 33. They have a two year old child.

José is a sacrificing man. He and his father work together making and selling glass articles like shop windows, showcases, tinted glass, and dividers for offices.

Since he was very small, he liked the work his father did. So it is that today he is in charge of administering the business. He does the work every day. He is very grateful because thanks to the work, he was able to finish his educations and become a Public Accountant. He practices this profession in his work as a glass worker.

He is asking for a loan to buy a larger quantity of raw material (glass) due to the large demand for his work. He wants to take maximum advantage of the demand and increase his production to consequently increase his income.
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José tiene 33 años, está casado con Mariela, también de 33 años de edad. De esta unión nació 1 hijo que hoy día cuenta con 2 años de edad.
José es un sacrificado hombre que junto con su padre se dedica a la a la fabricación y venta de artículos de vidrio, como ser vitrinas, exhibidores, polarizados y divisorias para oficinas.
Él comenta que desde muy pequeño le gustó la actividad que realizaba su padre, tal es así que hoy día él es el encargado de administrar el negocio y realiza los trabajos en forma diaria. Está muy agradecido con su trabajo por que gracias a eso pudo terminar sus estudios, y recibirse como Contador Público, profesión que ejerce a la par de su actividad como vidriero.
En esta oportunidad solicita el préstamo para la compra de mayor cantidad de materia prima (vidrios),debido a que su actividad posee mucha demanda y quiere aprovechar al máximo para aumentar su producción y consecuentemente sus ingresos.

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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
  • 86
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $31,419,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,920.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped José buy glass.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Aug 4, 2009
Listed
Aug 28, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Aug 15, 2010