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Julia is 56 years old and married to Sr. Nestor, who is a farmer. They have two children who are already grown. Julia started her food pantry more than 20 years ago. Thanks to their perseverance and commitment, Julia and her husband were able to nurture their two children. They are now adults and each one has a job.

As a result of Julia's good service and friendliness, along with help from her family, her business is improving with each moment. Her goals are to continue working, feel useful, and move forward. Julia needs a loan to buy rice, noodles, and baked goods to restock her business since these are the products that sell the most. She and her husband are grateful for the help they have received and view it as a good opportunity to make progress.

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Julia tiene 56 años de edad, está casada con el Sr. Nestor, quien es agricultor, con quien tiene dos hijos ya mayores. Julia inició su actividad de despensera hace más de 20 años y gracias a la constancia y el empeño que sostuvieron con su esposo, lograron formar a sus dos hijos, quienes ya son mayores de edad, cada uno con sus profesiones.
Gracias a la buena atención y a la amabilidad de esta señora, y sumado a la ayuda de su familia es que su negocio cada vez va mejor. La Meta de Julia es poder seguir trabajando y de esa forma sentirse siempre útil y salir adelante.
Julia necesita del crédito para comprar más arroz, fideos, panificados para poder surtir su negocio, ya que son los productos que más vende. Ella y su esposo agradecen por la ayuda que están recibiendo, ya que es una buena oportunidad de progreso.

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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
  • 94
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $32,362,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,300.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $925 helped Julia to buy rice, noodles, and baked goods.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 18, 2012
May 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013