He currently lives in the Zona Central in the Cochabamba department in Bolivia. He lives in the same house as his mother. He supports her and takes care of her.
He works as an owner in the urban transportion business. He works from Mondays to Sundays on different daily schedules. His main expense is paying for fuel and vehicle maintenance.
At the present time he and his mother only have two rooms and a small kitchen. Therefore, he is requesting a loan to expand his house in order to to make them both more comfortable.
About CIDRECIDRE 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.
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