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Leoncia
Señora Leoncia O. F. lives in the community of Santani. She has her own house, is 55 years old, and married to 66-year old Juan Bautista Sanabria. She owns a shop and a bookstore in a good location opposite the local Colegio Nacional.

This is Leoncia’s fourth loan with Kiva partner Fundación Paraguaya. She is an excellent client, and thanks to the loans her business does better with each passing day.

Her husband is a farmer and grows cassava and corn.

Leoncia is seeking a loan to buy more groceries to stock her store.
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La señora Leoncia O. F. es de la localidad de Santani, tiene casa propia, tiene 55 años de edad y está casada con el señor Juan Bautista Sanabria de 66 años de edad.
Es propietaria de una despensa y librería, con 12 años de funcionamiento, tiene buenísima ubicación en frente del Colegio Nacional de dicha localidad.
Es su cuarta operación de créditos con la Fundación Paraguaya, excelente cliente y gracias a los préstamos que recibe de la empresa su negocio está surgiendo cada día más.
Su marido también trabaja en la agricultura, tiene plantaciones de mandioca y maiz.
Ella solicita el préstamo para abastecer mejor su despensa con comestibles.

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.

About Paraguay

  • $4,555
    Average annual income
  • 75
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $27,639,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,550.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Leoncia to buy meat, drinks, fruit and vegetables.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 21, 2011
Listed
Mar 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Feb 15, 2012