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Celia is from the city of Pilar. She has a small business selling sheets, pillowcases and articles of clothing. She is also a teacher and gives private classes in the afternoon. She is single, with no children, and lives in her own house with her parents.

She is very hard-working person. She has been selling for five years, so she is already very well-known and has a well-established clientele.

She is applying for her second loan so that she can invest in her business and continue working. She wants to buy articles of clothing to sell, as the cold season is approaching and she wants to have a good variety to offer her customers.
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Celia es de la ciudad de Pilar, es comerciante, se dedica a la confección de sábanas, fundas y otras prendas de vestir, también es maestra y enseña a alumnos en forma particular desde horas de la tarde. Es soltera sin hijos vive en casa propia con sus padres.
Es una persona muy trabajadora, hace 5 años que se dedica a las ventas, por lo que ya es muy conocida y ya tiene una clientela bien formada.
Solicita el crédito por segunda vez para invertir en su negocio y seguir trabajando, quiere comprar prendas para la venta, ya que se acerca el frío y quiere poder tener una buena variedad que ofrecer a sus clientes.

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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
  • 28
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $37,148,675
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,039.3
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Celia to buy articles of clothing to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 22, 2013
Mar 23, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014