Paola, 19, is single and works selling second-hand clothes. Her sales stand is in a very crowded street market in the city of Santa Cruz. This loan is her first sequence in the institution and Paola will use it to buy bales of second-hand clothes for her business. Her reason for requesting this loan is lack of capital. Paola’s business challenge is the daily competition she faces. She will use profits to continue improving her sales stand. Her wish for her business is to have assorted merchandise in stock to offer variety of products to her customers.
La Sra. Paola tiene 19 años y es soltera, ella se dedica a la venta de ropa de segunda mano, en su puesto de venta que se encuentran en una populosa feria de ciudad de Santa Cruz, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Paola va a usar este préstamo para la compra de fardos de ropa de segunda mano para su negocio, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es falta de capital, La Sra. Paola enfrenta retos en su negocio que son la competencia diaria, va a utilizar los beneficios en seguir mejorando su puesto de venta, su deseo para su negocio tener mercadería surtida para ofrecer variedad de productos a su clientes.
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.