Filomena lives in the city of La Paz, in the Tembladerani region. She lives with her father in a house that belongs to him. She has been separated from her husband for 8 years now. She has two children in her care and they are in school. She has had her business for 27 years and she has all the official training to work as a fast food cook. The loan will be used to purchase a kiosk in Villa Fatima. She will hire a salesperson to manage the stand and improve her income. She is a dynamic and responsible person. She has attended various cooking courses to expand her knowledge, including: pastry chef and fast food cook. She is very grateful for the support she is granted.
La Sra. Filomena Vive en la ciudad de la paz, en la zona de Tembladerani la casa donde vive es del Papa que todavía vive, la cliente es separada con su esposo hace ya 8 años. Cuenta con dos hijos a su cargo que actualmente están estudiando, lleva con esta actividad 27 años y cuentan con toda la documentación respectiva como especialista en la preparación de comida rápida. El crédito será destinado para la compra de un kiosco en Villa Fátima donde pondrá una vendedora parea mejorar sus ingresos. Es una cliente bastante dinámica y responsable además de incrementar sus conocimientos pasando diferentes cursos en cuanto a pastelería, comida rápida se refiere, la cliente esta muy agradecida con la institución por el apoyo brindado.
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.