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Hugo
Hugo, 26, has been an independent horticulturist for three years; previously he was employed at this trade. Hugo is from Itá and lives with his wife Ursulina, who is a housekeeper. They have a five-year-old son, who is their reason for working hard.

Hugo grows many kinds of greens, such as parsley, cilantro, chard, lettuce, and spinach, on the family land to sell to wholesale brokers that resell to supermarkets in the capital and surrounding area. He will use this loan to buy supplies like manure, seed, and shading, which is very useful at this time of year, for his market garden.
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El señor Hugo tiene 26 años, es horticultor independiente hace 3 años, ya que anteriormente se dedicaba a esta misma actividad pero como empleado. El señor Hugo es de la ciudad de Itá, vive en pareja con la señora Ursulina quien es empleada doméstica, tienen 1 hijo de 5 años quien es el motivo de lucha de este pareja.
Hugo realiza plantación de todo tipo de verdeos en terrenos familiares como ser perejil, Kuratú, acelga, lechuga, espinaca lo cuales comercializa con distribuidores al por mayor quienes vuelven a vender a supermercados de la capital y alrededores.
Este préstamo lo quiere invertir en la compra de insumos para su huerta, como abonos y semillas y también para la compra de media sombra que le son de suma utilidad en esta época del año.

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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

  • $4,555
    Average annual income
  • 71
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $30,204,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,528.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,450 helped Hugo to buy supplies like manure, seed, and shading.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Nov 15, 2013
Listed
Dec 17, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 20, 2014