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Las Triunfadoras Group
In this Group: Nancy, Diana, Silvia, Ceferina, Maria, Elena, Eugenia, Maxima, Concepcion, Marilina, Jorgelina, Gladyz, Mirta, Teresa, Antonia*
* not pictured
The “Las Triunfadoras” ("The Winners") Group is in its sixth cycle of the Women's Group Program in the city of Roque Alonso. Each of the members works in a different activity, but they get together regularly to complete various activities as a group.

One of the group's members is Ms. Nancy, who works as a confectioner. She makes cakes for children's parties, quinceañeras, weddings, and other events. Nancy studied for a good amount of time in order to become a pastry baker. She works according to the orders she receives from her customers, with the weekends much busier than other days. She can receive 3 or 4 cake orders for a weekend.

She is requesting this loan to purchase an electric mixer, as it would be very useful in her work. She would also like to buy certain ingredients for her cakes, such as special flours, sugar, food coloring, and other ingredients.
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El comité “Las Triunfadoras” se encuentra dentro del 6to. Ciclo del Programa de Comités de Mujeres en la ciudad de Roque Alonso.
Cada una de las integrantes trabajan en actividades diferentes, pero además se reúnen constantemente para realizar algunas actividades en grupo.
Una de las integrantes es la señora Nancy quien se dedica a la reposteria elaborando tortas para fiesta infantiles, quince años, bodas y otros.
Ella estudio un buen tiempo para adquirir la profesión de repostera.
Ella trabaja de acuerdo a los pedidos que recibe de sus clientes, los fines de semana con mucho mas auge que los otros días, puede llegar a tener 3 a 4 pedidos de tortas los fines de semana.
Ella solicita el crédito para la compra de una batidora ya que le será muy util en su trabajo, ademas desea comprar algunos ingredientes para reposteria como harinas especiales, azucar, colorantes y otros.

Additional Information

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.

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Paraguay

  • $4,555
    Average annual income
  • 40
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $29,537,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,765.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Las Triunfadoras Group's $2,175 loan helped a member to buy an electric mixer, sugar, flour, food coloring, and other ingredients for baking cakes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
6 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 25, 2010
Listed
Jun 26, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Oct 15, 2010