Amos P. Dure (58) is married to Adelina Escobar (50). The couple lives in Bertoni - San Estanislao and they work as partners. While Amos sells, house by house, natural medicines and other products such as thread, elastic bands and buttons, Adelina stays at the grocery store they have in their house. Both have been in this business since 2000. They are characterized as being very hardworking people and good partners who always help each other in difficult situations. They want to take out a loan in order to buy more products and hence to satisfy the huge demand they have.
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.