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Hugo is from the city of Santaní. He is a mechanic, and he is single. He has his own house. He is a hard-working, responsible, and very honest young man. He says that he started to work as a helper in a shop. When he started to work, he did not even know the tools or anything about a motorcycle motor. With the desire to work and to get ahead, he overcame all of the obstacles that he had.

His dream has always been to be a mechanic. He learned a lot at the shop where he started. Thanks to this, over the years he opened his own shop. He says that he now works independently. He has his own shop, and he has an established customer base.

He is requesting this loan to be able to expand his shop. This way he will be able to continue improving the service he provides to his customers.
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El señor Hugo es de la Ciudad de Santaní, es mecánico, es soltero, tiene casa propia. Es un muchacho trabajador, responsable y muy honesto, comenta que empezó a trabajar como ayudante en un taller, cuando entro a trabajar ni conocía las herramientas ni de que se trataba un motor de una motocicleta, con la voluntad de trabajar y de salir adelante supero todos los obstáculos que tenía.
Su sueño de siempre era de ser un mecánico y aprendió mucho en el taller donde empezó y gracias a eso al correr de los años abrió para su propio taller. Ahora cuenta ya trabaja de forma independiente tiene su propio taller cuenta con clientela bien formada.
Pide este préstamo para poder invertirlo en la ampliación de su taller, y de esa forma poder seguir mejorando el servicio que presta 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
  • 76
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    Paraguay Loans Fundraising
  • $35,099,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,468.1
    Paraguay Guarani (PYG) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,250 helped Hugo to expand his mechanic's shop.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 30, 2014
Mar 3, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 20, 2014