Check out other loans that are currently fundraising!
Jorge Wilfredo, 27, completed high school but could not attend college because his parents did not have sufficient resources. He has younger brothers who are in high school. He has been living in the area of Sacaba, Cochabamba in Bolivia with Ana Mabel for more than three years. Their young son lives with them.

For three years, Jorge has worked as a waiter from Monday to Saturday. His wife has been a receptionist for two years and works Monday to Saturday. During the final months of the year in the past five years, he and his mother have also sold clothing. This loan will be used to increase capital to buy clothing and, therefore, grow their business and earn more income.
View original language description ↓
El señor Jorge Wilfredo tiene 27 años, estudio hasta nivel bachillerato y no pudo ingresar a la universidad debido a que sus padres son personas de escasos recursos, tiene hermanos menores los cuales se encuentran en el colegio; actualmente vive en la zona de Sacaba - Cochabamba - Bolivia, convive con la señora Ana Mabel hace mas de tres años, tienen un hijo pequeño que vive junto a ellos. El señor Jorge trabaja de camarero de lunes a sábado hace mas de tres años y su esposa trabaja de recepcionista de lunes a sábado hace dos años, también cuenta con un segunda actividad que es la venta de ropa durante los últimos meses del año, tiene experiencia hace mas de 5 años debido a que le colaboraba a su madre. El crédito que solicitan es para aumentar su capital para la venta de ropa, lo que les permitirá tener un mayor crecimiento en su actividad y tener mejores ingresos.

Additional Information


CIDRE is a Bolivian microfinance institution with a strong social commitment to the community. It works to provide quality financial services to rural and peri-urban borrowers, focusing primarily on agricultural loans for dairy farmers and micro-enterprises. CIDRE targets segments of the population that have not traditionally had access to credit, and invests in much-needed community development projects. It is currently working with coca farmers in the Chapare region to replace coca with less controversial crops. Get more involved by joining the Friends of CIDRE lending team.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 224
    View loans »
    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,548,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $1,500 helped Wilfredo to buy clothing merchandise.
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 8, 2012
Nov 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 10, 2012