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Pedro was born in the city of Sucre. He has five children, some old and some young. He lives with Reimunda, who is a housewife that cares for their children. They live and work 28km from Torno. They work in agriculture, specifically in the sowing of corn, peanuts, watermelon, and also the raising of livestock. Pedro works with his entire family. His children help him with the sowing and the commercialization. The money from this credit will help him purchase seeds that he needs to sow the corn and also to prepare the soil. He has been a member of this institution for over five cycles and is very grateful for the help that they have given him to help him improve his quality of life. In this picture, Pedro is accompanied by one of his sons.
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El señor Pedro nació en la Ciudad de Sucre tiene cinco hijos algunos ya mayores y otros pequeños, convive con la Sra. Reimunda ella es ama de casa ya que tiene que cuidad a sus hijos, viven en la planchada distante a 28 km de del Torno, donde viven y trabajan, en la agricultura, se dedica a la siembra de maíz, maní, sandia y también se dedica a la ganadería, el Sr. Pedro trabaja con toda su familia, sus hijos le ayudan en lo que es la siembra y la comercialización, el dinero del crédito lo utilizara en la compra de semillas para la siembra de maíz y también en el preparado de la tierra para la siembra, el ya viene trabajando hace cinco secuencias con emprender por lo cual el manifiesta que se siente muy agradecido por el apoyo que la institución le ha venido dando, para mejorar su calidad de vida. En la foto el Sr. Pedro se encuentra acompañado de su hijo.

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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
  • 159
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  • $33,362,700
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Pedro purchase seeds for corn sowing.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 30, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013