Mr. Carlos is an old client of the agency, he has worked with us since 2005 and always repays his loans promptly. Carlos makes jackets, sport suits and vests for adults and children. He has been in this line of work for 11 years. He also has a minibus with which he works in the early morning as well as in the evening towards nightfall. His wife travels to different departments like Potosi and Oruro, selling her husband’s merchandise, they support each other. His children help him with the sewing and they are also studying. The loan will be invested in the buying of fabrics for children’s sport suits for the Christmas season.
El sr. Carlos es un cliente muy antiguo de la agencia, trabaja con nosotros desde el año 2005, cancelando siempre sus pagos puntualmente. Se dedica a la confección de chamarras, buzos deportivos y chalecos para niños y adultos, lleva ya 11 años en este rubro; tiene también un minibús pequeño con el cual trabaja por la mañana muy temprano y por la tarde casi al anochecer, su esposa viaja a distintos departamentos, como Potosi y Oruro, llevando la mercadería de su esposo, ambos se apoyan mutuamente. Sus hijos le ayudan a costurar y también estudian. El crédito será invertido en la compra de telas para la confección de busos para niños para las fiestas navideñas.
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.