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Edgar is from the city of Pilar. He is a very hard-working and enterprising person, and good with his payments. This is his second loan from Fundación Paraguaya.

Edgar owns a small grocery store, and says that he has been doing this for more than eight years. Thanks to the time he has been in this business, he already has a well-established clientele; which has helped him support his family, and give them everything they need for a better life without hardships.

He is applying for the loan to buy drinks, food products, dairy products, and other basic household items with which he will be able to stock his store and have merchandise to offer his customers. He is grateful to he Foundation and to Kiva for the opportunity he is receiving.
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El señor Edgar es de la ciudad de Pilar, es una persona muy trabajadora y emprendedora y con buena moral de pago, es su segunda operación con la Fundación Paraguaya.
Edgar, es propietario de una despensa, y nos comenta que se dedica a esta actividad hace más de 8 años. Gracias al tiempo que lleva en esto ya tiene una clientela bien formada, lo cual le ha ayudado a mantener a su familia y darle todo lo que ellos necesitan para una mejor vida, sin privaciones.
El solicita el crédito para la compra de bebidas, comestibles, lácteos y demás artículos de primera necesidad, con lo cual podrá abastecerse y tener en stock mercaderías para poder ofrecer a sus clientes. Agradece a la fundación y a Kiva por la oportunidad que están recibiendo.

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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
  • 127
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $31,646,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,500.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,450 helped Edgar to buy drinks, food products, dairy products, and other basic household items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 19, 2012
Feb 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2013