Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Mrs Blanca S. is 36 years old and has been married to Mr Aníbal Gómez for more than 13 years. She lives in her own home in the town of Carapeguá. She and her husband have 2 school-age children.

When she was a young girl, Blanca started helping her mother to make hand-made bedspreads. She learned the trade from her mother. She also buys general bed linen to re-sell. These days she takes her products to sell in the capital city with the help of her husband. Thanks to this work she has managed to build a modest house and look after her children.

She is requesting this loan to buy bedspreads, sheets and hammocks.
View original language description ↓
La Sra. Blanca S. tiene 36 años de edad está casada con el Sr. Aníbal Gómez hace más 13 años y vive en su casa propia en la ciudad de Carapeguá, tienen 2 hijos en edad escolar.
Desde jóven empezó a ayudar a su madre a confeccionar las colchas artesanales, de quién aprendió el oficio, también compra ropas en general para volver a venderlo, hoy en día lleva a vender sus productos en la zona de la capital del país con la ayuda de su marido, gracias a este trabajo logró construir una modesta casa y brindar buena atención a su hijo.

Solicita el préstamo para la compra de sobrecamas, sábanas y hamaca.

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
  • 43
    View loans »
    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $38,032,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,760.0
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Blanca to buy bedspreads, sheets and hammocks.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 25, 2010
Nov 21, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2011