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Basilia is 44 years old and has a 4 year old child. She sells staples in her neighborhood store that is located in the area of Rio Seco.

This loan is her first cycle with the institution. Basilia is going to use this loan to buy groceries and wholesale candy and cookies in order to supply her business. Her reason for asking for this loan is that she lacks cash to make these purchases. Basilia is facing challenges in her business and in improving her quality of life. She is going to use the proceeds to increase the variety of products for her store since with the growth of the area it needs a well stocked store and in this way she can generate more income.

Her short-term objective is to improve her economic stability.
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La Sra. Basilia tiene 44 años y un hijos de la edad de 4 años, ella se dedica a la venta de productos de primera necesidad en su tienda de barrio que se encuentran ubicado en la localidad de rio seco, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Basilia va a utilizar este préstamo para la compra de abarrotes, dulces y galletas por mayor para surtir su negocio, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es la falta de efectivo para realizar estas compras, la Sra. Basilia enfrenta retos en su negocio que son mejorar su calidad de vida. va a utilizar los beneficios para aumentar variedad de productos a su tienda ya que por el crecimiento de la localidad necesita tener una tienda muy surtida y así de esta manera generar más ingresos, su objetivo a corto plazo es mejorar su estabilidad económica.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 142
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $33,337,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.0
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD
A loan of $650 helped Basilia to buy groceries and wholesale candy and cookies.
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 14, 2012
Jul 14, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 13, 2012