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Elizabeth
Elizabeth is 26, single and lives with her mother, Eudelina, and two younger sisters in Coronel Oviedo. Elizabeth is a young entrepreneur who started working at a very young age with her mother in a small cafeteria they have nearby. Since she is the oldest sister, she had to help with the upkeep of the house along with her mother, who is single. With a lot of effort, she studied hairdressing and manicure and received the best grades. She performs her services in-home, offering her customers comfort and professionalism at a good price. She reports that it is going well with her established clientele because they are all very busy people who don't have time to wait for hours in beauty salons.

She is requesting a loan, which she wants to invest in buying a professional hair dryer and a hair straightener, which will help her a lot in her work. She very much appreciates the assistance that she is receiving, since it will be a great help.
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La Srta. Elizabeth, tiene 26 años de edad, es soltera vive con su madre, la Sra. Eudelina y dos hermanas menores en la ciudad de Coronel Oviedo.
La Srta. Elizabeth es una joven emprendedora, desde muy temprana edad empezó a trabajar con su madre en un pequeño copetín que tienen cerca, ya que es la hija mayor, tenía que colaborar con la manutención de la casa junto a su madre que es soltera, con mucho esfuerzo estudió peluquería y manicura donde obtuvo las mejores notas. Realiza sus servicios a domicilio, ofreciendo a sus clientes comodidad profesionalismo y buen precio. Comenta que le va muy con su clientela ya formada porque todas son personas muy ocupadas y que no tienen tiempo de esperar horas en los salones de belleza.
Ella solicita un préstamo, el cual quiere poder invertir en la compra de un secador profesional de pelos y también una planchita, lo cual le ayudara muchísimo en su trabajo. Está muy agradecida por la ayuda que está recibiendo, pues le será de mucha ayuda.

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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
  • 90
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $31,501,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,290.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Elizabeth to buy a hair dryer and a hair straightener.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 23, 2012
Listed
Apr 24, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
May 17, 2013