Mr. Egon is 47 years old. He is married and has a 4-year-old daughter. His spouse is Ms. Margarita. She is 43 years old and she works in the house.
Mr. Egon says that he learned his father's work when he was little and thanks to him he can earn a name in a competitive market. Most of what Mr. Egon makes is home furniture, such as chairs and end tables. He also makes windows and doors.
Mr. Egon asked for the foundation's help to buy basic products for his business (cedar, pine and plywood) so he can get more work done for a restaurant. He thanks the foundation for the trust it has for him.
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.