Mrs. Toribia is 52 years old, she isn’t married but lives with her partner, they have 10, 8, 14 year old children who are in school. Mrs. Toribia works in agriculture, she grows corn and potatoes, and her land is located in Monte Grande. This is her first loan with the institution and it will be used to for the expenses incurred in growing potatoes and her corn crops. Mrs. Toribia has some challenges in her business but her goal is to get out of poverty, she will use the benefits from the investment to improve her quality of life as well as that of her family. Mrs. Toribia is happy and grateful with the institution for the support given to her.
La Sra. Toribia tiene 52 años no esta casada pero convive con su pareja con el cual tienen hijos que son 10, 8 y 14 que se encuentra en edad escolar, la Sra. Toribia se dedica a la agricultura, siembra maíz y papa, su parcela que se encuentran ubicada en Monte Grande, este es el primer préstamo que tiene con la institución, La Sra. Toribia usara este préstamo para para los gastos que implica la siembra de papa y la cosecha de maíz La Sra. Toribia enfrenta retos en su negocio que son salir de la pobreza . Va a utilizar los beneficios par mejorar su calidad de vida y la de su familia, la Sra. Toribia se siente feliz y agradecida con la institución con el apoyo brindado.
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.