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Sra. Angela is 40 years old and married to Sr. Lucio E., age 51. They have five children, three sons and two daughters.

Sra. Angela has always engaged in traD., but she eventually opened her own food pantry. Her husband is a builder who specializes in multi-story structures, but currently makes handicrafts such as hats, traditional fans, and palm brooms. Even though they are humble people with limited resources, Angela and her husband want to prosper.

Their products have been exported and are well-known abroad. However, her food pantry is her priority, so Angela is requesting a loan to buy more food products to sell. This will give her the financial means to overcome poverty.

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La Sra. Angela tiene 40 años y está casada con el Sr. Lucio E. D. 51 años, cuentan con 5 hijos (3 varones y 2 mujeres).
Siempre se dedicó al comercio, con el tiempo abrió su propia despensa, y su marido es constructor especialista en colocación D. pisos pero actualmente se dedica a la artesanía: sombreros, pantallas (especie D. abanico tradicional), escobas D. Palma (Karanday). Son personas muy humildes D. escasos recursos con ganas D. prosperar.
Le gustaría que sus productos se conozcan más en el extranjero poder exportar, pero ahora su prioridad es su despensa por eso solicita el préstamo, para poder comprar muchos comestibles y venderlos, a fin D. obtener medios económicos para superar la pobreza.

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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
  • 102
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $32,366,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,320.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Angela to purchase more food products to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 16, 2011
Mar 12, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2012