Maximo M. is 40 years old, married and lives in his own home with his wife and three children. His children are all in high school in Encarnacion.
Maximo owns a fleet of taxis and a taxi stand in Encarnacion. He has been running his business for seven years, and is requesting a loan of 5,000,000 Gs for 12 months so he can purchase another vehicle to expand his fleet and provide better service for his customers.
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.