Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Francisca
Mrs. Francisca lives in the city of Itá. She is 68 and lives with her common-law husband, Amado. She has eight adult children who live independently.

She has four dairy cows, chickens and pigs. For several years she has been selling milk, pork and eggs. Her husband is a bricklayer. They work together to provide for the household and prepare for retirement. Her dream is to continue growing and have more livestock, therefore she is requesting the loan.

She plans to use the loan to buy a dairy cow to increase milk production. She is grateful for this opportunity from Kiva and the Fundación Paraguaya.
View original language description ↓
La señora Francisca es de la ciudad de Itá, tiene 68 años de edad, vive acompañada con el señor Amado, tiene 8 hijos todos mayores de edad e independientes a ella.
La misma posee 4 vacas lecheras, gallinas y cerdos. Nos comenta que se dedica a la venta de leche, carne de cerdo y huevos hace varios años, su cónyuge es albañil. Ambos se ayudan por medio de su trabajo para poder sacar adelante la casa y de esa forma poder tener una vejez digna. El sueño de ella es poder seguir creciendo y tener más animales, es por ello que solicita el crédito.
Desea el crédito para la compra de una vaca lechera, con lo cual podrá aumentar su producción de leche. Agradece la oportunidad dada a kiva y a la fundación paraguaya.

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
  • 18
    View loans »
    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $29,453,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,435.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Francisca to buy a dairy cow.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 23, 2011
Listed
Dec 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jan 15, 2013