Blanca Beatriz Bàez Morel lives in the Roque González Neighborhood in Immaculada Concepción. She is 22 years old and a university student. She lives with her mother and sister, and works with her mother selling door to door all types of merchandise.
Blanca says that she always acompanies her mother and they know many districts in her area to sell to. She wants to start a small business with her mother, who will help facilitate the business. She has acquired many good clients, and she hopes with the profit that she can pay for her studies.
Their products are made of good quality and are well-liked by the buyers. With the loan she plans to buy covers to sell door to door with her mother.
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.