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Jose is 45 years old and has two children. He works manufacturing clothing and has done so for some time. His workshop is located in the Mario Mercado area. This loan is his first with Kiva partner Emprender. Jose will use this loan to buy fabric for making clothes. His reason for applying for the loan is a lack of working capital.

Jose faces challenges in his business in further improving the quality of the manufacture of clothing. He will use profits to continue increasing his working capital. His hope for his business is to continue growing and to make clothes in larger quantities.

Jose is happy and grateful to Emprender and Kiva for their support.
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El Sr. Jose tiene 45 años, tiene dos hijos, el se dedica a la confección de prendas de vestir, se dedica a esta actividad hace bastante tiempo, su taller se encuentran ubicado en la zona de Mario Mercado, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, El Sr. Jose utilizara este préstamo para compra de tela para la confección de prendas de vestir, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es falta de capital de trabajo, El Sr. Jose enfrenta retos en su negocio que son seguir mejorando la calidad de la confección de las prendas de vestir y va a utilizar los beneficios en seguir aumentando su capital de trabajo su deseo para su negocio es crecer y confeccionar en mayor cantidad sus prendas de vestir, El Sr. Jose se siente feliz y agradecido con la institución por el apoyo brindado.

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About Emprender

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.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 196
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $31,028,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $300 helped Jose to buy fabric.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 12, 2013
Mar 20, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 21, 2013