Máxima's business is selling underwear and socks as an itinerant vendor in La Pampa market, in the city of Cochabamba. She acquires her merchandise in Oruro and then sells it in Cochabamba. She has one year's experience in this business. Her family consists of her husband and her three school-age children. Her husband, Juan, is a civil servant and works in the city of La Paz. They rent their house and it is located in the south of the city, in a peri-urban area. Máxima will use her loan to buy merchandise (underwear and a variety of socks). Through this business, she manages to provide for her family.
La Sra. Máxima tiene como actividad la venta de ropa interior y medias de forma ambulante en el mercado la Pampa de la ciudad de Cochabamba; la mercadería la adquiere en Oruro posteriormente los comercializa en Cochabamba, tiene experiencia de 1 año en esta actividad; su familia compuesta por su esposo y sus 3 hijos que se encuentran en edad escolar ; su esposo el Sr. Juan es empleado publico quien trabaja en la ciudad de La Paz; la casa donde vive es en alquiler la cual esta ubicada al sud de la ciudad, una zona periurbana; el crédito que se le otorga es para la compra de mercadería ropa interior y variedad de medias con esta actividad logra sustentar a sustentar a su familia.
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.