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Sonia
Sonia, 52, is single and has been working making and selling ‘salteñas’ [savory pastries filled with beef, pork or chicken mixed in a sweet, slightly spicy or very spicy sauce, and sometimes also containing peas, potatoes and other ingredients] for many years. She has her salteña shop in the Estación Argentina zone.

This loan is the second sequence in our institution. She will use the loan to buy ingredients to make the salteñas and also to buy a larger capacity oven. She faces business challenges like larger demand and uses profits to buy utensils to make her delicious salteñas.

Sonia is a very kind, hardworking woman who has always thought about growing and improving her business because it’s her only source of income. She feels happy and grateful to the institution for the support it’s given her.
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La Sra. Sonia tiene 52 años y es Soltera, ella se dedica a la elaboración y venta de salteñas desde hace varios años, tiene su salteñeria que se encuentran en la zona de estación Argentina, Este préstamo es su segunda secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Sonia utilizara este préstamo para la compra de insumos para la elaboración de salteñas también para la compra de un horno de mayor capacidad, la Sra. Sonia enfrenta retos en su negocio que son mayor demanda de pedidos, y utilizara los beneficios en la compra de utensilios para la elaboración de sus riquísimas salteñas, la Sra. Sonia es una persona muy amable y trabajadora siempre pensando en crecer y mejorar su negocio ya que es su única fuente de ingresos, se siente feliz y agradecida con la institución por el apoyo que se le brindo.

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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.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 183
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,008,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,100 helped Sonia to buy ingredients to make 'salteñas' [savory pastries filled with beef, pork or chicken mixed in a sweet, slightly spicy or very spicy sauce, and sometimes also containing peas, potatoes and other ingredients].
100% repaid
Repayment Term
18 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 21, 2012
Listed
Apr 19, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Aug 17, 2013