Mr. Abelino has been married to his wife for several years. They have 4 older children. Together, they've created a general store business in their home, which is located in a very good place in their neighborhood.
At first, they started with little investment capital, that he had saved up working in different places in the past. Besides his business he has a cassava plantation which also generates income. Thanks to their labor, they were able to build a bigger, more comfortable shop. This helped them increase the sales in their business.
Mr. Abelino has demonstrated to be a very responsible, honest person who keeps all his payments up to date.
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.