Norma is 57 years old, she is married, and she has four grown children. She works selling prepared foods from her store which is located in the area of Mosoj Llajta where she lives. This loan will be her third sequential loan with this institution: she is an established client. Norma will use this loan to purchase an industrial food slicer for preparing her dishes more efficiently, and in doing so bring a greater variety of dishes to her customers. Her goal in seeking this loan is to continue improving her business. Norma will use her funds to purchase more supplies and thereby increase her revenues. She hopes to turn her small business into a full restaurant and to be able to provide better service to her customers. Norma is a very hardworking person and she is overjoyed by the opportunity provided.
La Sra. Norma tiene 57 años es casada con cuatro hijos ya todos mayores, ella se dedica a la venta de comida en su puesto de venta que se encuentra en la zona de MosojLLajta donde vive, este préstamo es su tercera secuencia dentro de la institución es cliente antigua, la Sra. Norma va a usar este préstamo para la compra de una cortadora industrial para la elaboración de sus platillos mas rapidamente y de esta manera brindar variedad de platillos a sus clientes, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es seguir mejorando en su negocio, la Sra. Norma va a utilizar los beneficios para seguir comprando insumos y así mejorando sus ingresos, su deseo para su negocio es tener un restaurante y así brindar un mejor servicio a su clientela. La Sra. Norma es una persona muy trabajadora se siente feliz por la oportunidad brindada.
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.