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Mr. Catalino C. is 52 years old, married, and has 3 children. He owns three milk cows and works selling milk and making cheese. His business is located in the Cerro Real Company in the city of Caacupe, 5 kilometers from the downtown. He sells in the surrounding neighborhoods and also from his home, since he does not have a car. He shared that with previous loan from Fundación Paraguaya he was able to buy cows. This increased his sales and then he was able to reach more customers. His short term goal is to buy a means of transportation to speed up his sales and be able to reach a larger quantity of potential clients.
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El señor Catalino C. tiene 52 años, está casado, y tiene 3 hijos. El es propietario de tres vacas lecheras con cria y se dedica a la venta de leche y a la produccion de queso. La misma esta ubicada en la Compañia Cerro Real de la ciudad de Caacupe a cinco kilometros de centro.

El cliente realiza sus ventas por los alrrededores y en sudomicilio ya que no cuenta con un medio de trasporte tambien comenta que con los préstamos que le otorgó la Fundación Paraguaya pudo comprar dos vacas con cria . Esto hizo que su venta aumente y asi pudo llegar a mas clientes.

Su objetivo a muy corto plazo es comprar un medio de transporte para agilizar su venta y llegar a mas cantidad de potenciales 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
  • 95
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $31,557,250
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 5,115.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Catalino to buy two milk cows.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 3, 2009
Apr 3, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 21, 2010