Señora María is 34 and single. She makes a living through a photocopying service and stamp service, which is located on a very frequented street in the southern zone of the city of La Paz. This is her second loan through the insitution, and she will use it to buy photocoping materials like paper and ink for stamps. Her reason for requesting this loan is to increase her capital. María faces challenges in her business, one of which is buying new machines. She is going to use the benefits to stock up on materials. Her dream for her business is to modernize her machines.
La Sra. María tiene 34 años y es soltera se dedica al servicio de fotocopias y sellos que se encuentran en una calle muy concurrida de la zona Sud de la ciudad de la Paz, este préstamo es su segunda secuencia dentro de la institución la Sra. María utilizara este préstamo para compra de material para fotocopias como papel y tinta para sellos, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es incremento de capital. María enfrenta retos en su negocio que son compra de nuevas maquinas y va a utilizar los beneficios estocando material, sueña para su negocio es modernizar su maquinaria.
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.