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Señor Tomas is a lathe operator. He began as an assistant in a factory for aluminum household utensils. Tomas has 2 children. He is married to Señora Manuela Figueredo. Today he has his own workshop in his house. He manufactures aluminum utensils such as caseroles, frying pans, double boilers, etc. He employs eight people. He is a person that has progressed a lot in life and thanks the Paraguayan Foundation for the support that it has offered him. His wish is to continue progressing so that his children can have the higher education that he strives for.
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El señor Tomas es tornero, comenzó de ayudante en una fabrica de menajes de aluminio, Tomas tiene dos hijos, está casado con la señora Manuela Figueredo . Hoy tiene su propio taller en su casa, fabrica los menajes de aluminio como cacerolas , sartén , compañeras ,etc.
Dando trabajo ocho personas, es una persona que ha progresado mucho en la vida y agradece a la Fundación Paraguaya por el apoyo que le ha brindado.
Su deseo es seguir progresando y que sus hijos puedan lograr tener una educación superior a la que el alcanzo.

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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
  • 61
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $33,680,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,891.9
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Tomas to enlarge his workshop: purchase bricks and cement, contract bricklayers.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 5, 2009
Jan 5, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2009