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Doris Alcantar
Doris lives in the central Pampahasi area that is located 20 minutes from the center of the city of La Paz. She lives in her parents' house along with her husband and their small daughter. Doris is dedicated to selling second-hand clothing from her stall in the July 16 market in the city of Alto.This market takes places on Thursdays and Sundays and is the biggest market in this city. Her husband, Juan, works with his 11-passenger minibus for public service. He loans his services in the transportation syndicate that is made up of various groups and five lines of small minibus transportation. Doris has worked with loans from Emprender since the year 2005 and during all this time she has always proven to be a very punctual and responsible customer with her payments. On this occasion, she is requesting a loan to purchase bundles of clothing for the cold season. Doris' and Juan's greatest dream is to expand their businesses and buy another minibus.
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La señora Doris vive en la zona de Pampahasi central que esta ubicada a veinte minutos del centro de la ciudad de la paz. Ella vive en casa de sus padres junto a su esposo y su pequeña hija. Doris se dedica a vender ropa de segunda mano en su puesto de venta en la feria 16 de julio de la ciudad del alto. Esta feria tiene lugar los días jueves y domingo y es la feria más grande de esta ciudad. Su esposo, juan trabaja con su minibús de once pasajeros en servicio público. Él presta sus servicios en el sindicato de transportes que esta compuesta por varios grupos y cinco líneas de transporte de minibuses pequeños. La señora Doris trabaja con préstamos en emprender desde el año 2005 y durante todo este tiempo siempre ha demostrado ser una cliente muy puntual y responsable con sus pagos. En esta ocasión solicita el préstamo para la compra de fardos de ropa para la temporada de frio. El mayor anhelo de Doris y juan es ampliar sus negocios y comprar otro minibús.

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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.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 138
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $33,310,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Doris Alcantar to purchase bundles of winter clothes.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 4, 2011
Aug 7, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012