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Total loan: $750
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Marta

Paraguay
San Lorenzo, Paraguay / Food Market

A loan of $750 helped purchase flour, sugar, noodles, rice, oil, and meat.


Marta's story

Sra. Marta B. is married to Sr. Amancio Gómez. They have three grown children.

She operates a food pantry out of her home. Marta worked with her mother from a young age and then inherited the business from her. Sr. Amancio works in construction. With great effort and the help of her husband, Marta’s family is able to move forward. She needs a loan to buy merchandise for her food pantry as well as school supplies. Her dream is to expand her business and provide employment in her neighborhood.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Paraguaya

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Loan details

Loan length:

15 months
Disbursed date: January 25, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Fundación Paraguaya