Andrés is 23, single, and childless. He makes sports clothing. His workshop is located in the area of La Paz known as Alto Kupini. This loan is the second in a series that he has received from microfinance partner Emprender. Andrés will use this loan to buy construction materials so he can remodel his workshop because he wants to make it bigger. It is a challenging time for his business because of the opening of sports stores, and he will use his loan to increase his production. Over time, he wants to enlarge his workshop and hire workers and thereby give opportunities to other young and enterprising people.
El Sr. Andrés tiene 23 años y es Soltero no tiene hijos, se dedica a la confección de deportivos, su taller se encuentran en la zona de Alto Kupini, este préstamo es la segunda secuencia que tiene dentro de la institución, el Sr. Andrés utilizara este préstamo de para compra de material de construcción para la remodelación de su taller por esta razón solicita este préstamo es para agrandar su taller de confección, el Sr. Andrés enfrenta retos en su negocio que son la apertura de tiendas de venta de deportivos y utilizara los beneficios del crédito aumentara la producción, con el tiempo desea agrandar su taller y contratar mano de obra y así dar oportunidad a otras personas jóvenes y emprendedoras.
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.