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Señora Herminia is 37 years old, and is from the city of Mariano Roque Alonso. She explains that she makes a living as a shopkeeper, with a store in her home in which she works every day from very early in the morning.

She says that she began with a small business, which grew and grew, and which is very well-known in the area today and has a lot of customers, who always come to her to buy the products she sells.

She is requesting this loan to invest in buying fruit, vegetables, drinks, meat and other products, in order to continue having a well-stocked shop and meet her customer's orders.
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La Sra Herminia tiene 37 años, es de la ciudad de Mariano Roque Alonso, y comenta que se dedica a las ventas, ya que tiene una despensa en su casa, en la que trabaja todos los días desde muy tempranas horas del día.
Cuenta que empezó con un pequeño negocio, pero que luego fue creciendo y hoy en día ya es muy conocida en el barrio y tiene ya muy buena clientela, que siempre compra de ella los productos que vende.
Solicita de este crédito para poder invertirlo en la compra de frutas, verduras, bebidas, carnes y demás insumos para poder seguir tendiendo bien surtida su despensa y así cumplir con los pedidos de sus clientes.

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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
  • 52
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $33,516,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 3,921.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Herminia to buy fruit, vegetables, drinks, meat and other items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 28, 2013
Feb 25, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 21, 2014