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Mrs. Francisca González is a single mother of three children who are all adults. For 20 years, she has had a modest locale where she sells food in the San Lorenzo market. She leaves her home very early every morning to prepare breakfast, mid morning meal, and lunch.

Francisca has good clientele made up of people who always go to the locale to acquire the products prepared by Francisca. That is why she needs this loan to make her locale bigger. With this job, she supports her home and she has been able to get her family ahead.
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La señora Francisca González es madre soltera de 3 hijos todos mayores de edad; ella posee un modesto local de venta de comida en el mercado de San Lorenzo desde hace 20 años , sale todas las mañanas bien temprano de su domicilio para preparar desayuno, media mañana y almuerzo.
Francisca tiene una buena clientela formada quienes recurren en forma permanente al local para adquirir los productos elaborados por la señora Francisca y por ello necesita de este crédito para ampliar su local.
Con este trabajo mantiene su hogar y pudo sacar adelante a su familia.

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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
  • 91
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $31,392,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,695.2
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,150 helped Francisca to pay the labor and material costs for construction.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 29, 2010
Apr 17, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2011