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Elena
Elena has been selling groceries in her own grocery store for over ten years in a suburb located in El Alto de la Paz, Bolivia. She opens her store at 6am and finishes work at 11pm every day, since the items she sells are essential goods.

Elena will use this loan to purchase groceries such as noodles, rice, sugar and oil. Elena has two young children who are both studying. They are the reason why she struggles every day to get ahead so that one day her children might be able to undertake a degree and improve their quality of life.
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La señora Elena se dedica a la venta de abarrotes en su propia tienda de barrio ubicada al norte de la ciudad de El Alto de la Paz Bolivia, esta actividad la realiza hace mas de 10 años, la señora Elena abre su tienda a las 6:00 am y termina su labor a las 23:00 pm, las ventas son diarias ya que los artículos que oferta son de primera necesidad, el dinero del crédito lo utilizara en la compra de abarrotes como fideo, arroz, azúcar y aceite, la señora Elena tiene dos hijos menores de edad los cuales estudian, por lo que lucha cada día para salir adelante y algún día sus hijos puedan estudiar una carrera profesional y así puedan mejorar su calidad de vida.

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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.

About Bolivia

  • $2,817
    Average annual income
  • 120
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $28,262,975
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Elena to purchase groceries such as noodles, rice, sugar and oil.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 6, 2012
Listed
Feb 20, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Mar 15, 2013