A loan of $1,000 helped the buy fruits, vegetables, cheese, honey and sweets to sell to her customers.

Hilaria's story

Mrs. Hilaria G. is single and lives in her own home with her two daughters, one of whom works in Spain. This daughter also helps support the family.

Mrs. G. has a business in one of the busiest markets in downtown Asunción, and has applied for a loan to buy more items to sell -- fruits, vegetables sweets and medicine. She also sells traditional teas which are grown locally, honey and cheese. Mrs.G. starts work in the early hours of the morning (at around 4:00 a.m.), when she goes out to buy the items she needs to run her business. One of her biggest goals is to be able to expand her business and open a store in which she can offer a more comfortable and enjoyable environment for her clients.

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details