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Sara
Señora Sara has worked from a very young age - in the fields, growing crops and cleaning. Then she worked raising animals such as pigs, which she would sell every so often. Later she got married and started a family, managing to have several children. Together with her husband she raised cattle. Some time after she was widowed, leaving her to raise her children by herself. With sacrifice she continued the work they did together.

Señora Sara is very loved in her area as she is in a very hardworking and helpful person.

Señora Sara is asking for this loan in order to buy cattle to continue her work. This will mean she can continue fighting to help her family get ahead, as she is the only breadwinner of the household.
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La Sra. Sara desde muy joven trabajó en el campo, realizando limpieza y cultivos varios. Luego se dedicó a la cría de animales, tales como cerdos, que vendía cada cierto tiempo, luego se casó formando su hogar, llegando a tener varios hijos. Cultivaba en compañía de su marido y criaban animales vacunos.
Tiempo después enviudó quedándose ella sola a criar a sus hijos, y ella sola, con sacrificio continuó sola la actividad que hacía.
Es muy querida en su zona por ser una persona muy trabajadora y servicial.
Solicita el préstamo para compra de animales vacunos para continuar con su actividad, y de esa forma seguir luchando por sacar adelante a su familia, ya que ella es la única que sostiene su casa.

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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
  • 93
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $30,816,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,639.3
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,400 helped Sara to buy cattle to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Dec 23, 2013
Listed
Feb 24, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 20, 2014