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Sr. Waldo is married and has two children. He has been selling sneakers and footwear for three years. His wife is also a clothing merchant and they both were able to build their own home.

Waldo is in his second loan cycle and this loan will be used to increase the merchandise in his store. He has demonstrated to our Institution that he is responsible with his payments. Waldo works every day at his business of selling clothing and shoes. One of his wishes is to see his children become professionals. He is very grateful to Emprender and Kiva for their trust by granting this loan.

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El Señor Waldo esta casado y tiene 2 hijos, se dedica a la venta de Sneakers y calzados desde hace tres años, tambien su esposa se dedica al comercio de ropa, ambos lograron construir su casa propia. El señor esta en su segundo ciclo, y el credito que saco es para aumentar mercaderia a su tienda, el ha demostrado ser responsable en sus pagos con la Institucion. es una pareja que trabaja todos los dias en la actividad de venta de ropa y zapatos.

Uno de los deseos del Sr. Waldo es de ver a sus hijos profesionales esta muy agradecido con Emprender y Kiva por la Cofianza brindada en otorgacion del credito.

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About Emprender

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.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 233
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,576,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Waldo purchase sports shoes (sneakers).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 19, 2010
Apr 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 25, 2011