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Sra. Blanca is 39 years old and has been married to Sr. Aníbal for more than 15 years. They live in their own home in the city of Carapeguá. They have two grown children who work and are already independent.

At an early age, Sra. Blanca began helping her mother make handcrafted bedspreads. Even though she learned this trade, she also bought clothing for resale. Now she takes her products to the area around the national capital with the help of her husband so that she can sell them. Thanks to her work, she was able to build a modest house and acquire a vehicle for transporting her merchandise. Her work also enables her to provide her children a good upbringing without being deprived.

Blanca is requesting a loan in order to buy bedspreads, bed sheets, and hammocks that she can sell to her customers, which will also provide them with newer products.

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La Sra. Blanca tiene 39 años, está casada con el Sr. Aníbal hace más de 15 años y vive en su casa propia en la ciudad de Carapeguá, tienen 2 hijos ya mayores de edad que trabajan y son independientes a ellos.
Desde temprana edad la Sra. Blanca empezó a ayudar a su madre a confeccionar colchas artesanales, de quién aprendió el oficio, también compra ropas en general para volver a venderlo, hoy en día ella misma lleva a vender sus productos en la zona de la capital del país con la ayuda de su marido, gracias a este trabajo logró construir una modesta casa y también adquirió un vehículo para transportar mejor sus mercaderías, su trabajo también la ayudo a poder dar a sus hijos una buena crianza sin necesidades.
Solicita el préstamo para la compra de sobrecamas, sabanas y hamacas para poder venderlas y dar a sus clientes mas novedades

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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.

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  • $8,400
    Average annual income
  • 137
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $31,646,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,170.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,325 helped Blanca to buy bedspreads, bed sheets, and hammocks.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 18, 2013
May 22, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014