Felicidad is a long time client. She is very responsible, and she has worked with Emprender since 2003. She started working in supportive groups, and she is currently in her ninth individual loan cycle.
She has a neighborhood store. Also, on the week ends she sells food. On the week days she sells her products as well. She hand weaves alpaca mantillas. She is under contract with a woman who exports these weavings. Also, in the mornings she has work cleaning in the Chasquipampa region. Her husband works as a contract bricklayer. They have three school aged children. Her husband previously worked in transportation, but he sold his car and left this activity in order to work on the construction of their house.
It can be seen that she is a very active person. She works with the collaboration of her husband and children in the four activities that she has.
La sra. Felicidad es cliente antigua, nuy responsable, que trabaja con Emprender desD. el año 2003 empezo trabajando en grupo solidario actualmente se encuentra en la novena secuencia con credito individual; ella tiene una tienda D. barrio y tambien se dedica a la venta D. comida los fines D. semana y en los dias D. la semana a la par D. vender sus productos se dedica a tejer mantillas D. alpaca en mano D. obra por un contrato que tiene con una señora que exporta estos tejidos. Tambien por las mañanas se dedica a un trabajo D. limpieza en la zona D. chasquipampa, el esposo trabaja como contratista D. albañil ellos tienen tres hijos que se encuentran en edad escolar, el esposo anteriormente trabajaba en transporte pero dejo esa actividad vendiendo su auto para dedicarse a la construcción D. su vivienda. Como se pudo constatar la señora es una persona muy activa, trabajando en las cuatro actividades que tiene juantamente con la colaboración D. su esposo e hijos.
Emprender has been working in Bolivia since 1999. It is dedicated to becoming a key tool in the development of its clients and the improvement of their quality of life. Operating in three of Bolivia’s major cities – La Paz, Cochabamba, and Santa Cruz – Emprender offers both urban and rural clients the opportunity to obtain financial products tailored to fit their needs and businesses. These products include housing loans, salary loans, “opportunity” (short-term) loans, and higher education loans. To better the quality of life for its clients and non-clients through non-financial services, Emprender offers free medical consultations and health classes given by trained doctors.