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Gregorio makes, mends and repairs shoes. His workshop is located in his own home. He lives in Pasanqueri district, in his sister's house. He has been in this business for several years. Gregorio has a son but he is single. He is requesting this loan to buy materials for making and mending shoes such as leather, thread, etc. In this way, he will be able to increase his working capital and also have maintenance work carried out on his sewing machine. Gregorio is a young, hard-working person who feels grateful to the institution for the support they have given him.
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El señor Gregorio se dedica a la Fabricación, arreglo y reparación de zapatos, su taller se encuentra ubicado en su mismo domicilio, el vive por la zona de Pasanqueri, en casa familiar en la casa de su hermana, el se dedica ya varios años a esa actividad, tiene un hijo pero el Sr. Gregorio es soltero, solicita el crédito para la compra de material para la fabricación y arreglo de zapatos, como cuero, hilos, etc. Y así de esta manera poder incrementar su capital de trabajo y también realizar mantenimiento a su maquina de costura, es una persona joven y trabajadora se siente agradecido con la institución por el apoyo brindado.

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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
  • 199
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,424,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Gregorio to buy raw materials such as leather and thread.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 28, 2011
Nov 7, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2012