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Sr. Ponciano is 62 years old and married. He has five children and numerous grandchildren who give him a reason to live. Today he has his own business that enabled him to educate all of his children and allow them to go on to university. His family business is one in which everyone helps attend to the customers when they are not studying. For the past 16 years, Ponciano has received support from Fundación Paraguaya and for this he is very grateful. He hopes to continue progressing and that his children will achieve the college education that he was not able to obtain.

This loan will be used to acquire merchandise for his business.

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El señor Ponciano tiene 62 años , esta casado tiene cinco hijos, y y varios nietos, que son su razón de vivir. Hoy tiene su propio negocio y gracias a ello ha podido educar a todos sus hijos que hasta hoy en día van a la facultad.
El negocio es familiar todos se ayudan en la atención de los clientes cuando no están estudiando , hace 16 años que recibe el apoyo de la Fundación Paraguaya y esta muy agradecido por ello.
Su deseo es seguir progresando y que sus hijos puedan lograr tener una educación superior a la que El no alcanzò.
El crédito lo utilizó para surtir de mercaderías su negocio.

Additional Information

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
  • 70
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $35,045,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,699.5
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,150 helped Pociano purchase merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 25, 2010
Mar 11, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2010