Jenny is 41 years old. She’s married and has two children. She lives in a house with her parents in the city of Cochabamba. She’s studying for a technical career in dressmaking since she’s working on that field making children’s clothes. Right now she’s asking for a loan to buy a sewing machine and basic supplies (fabric, thread) to make clothes since she wants to work more and then, with her income, improve her family’s quality of life.
La señora Jenny tiene 41 años de edad, está casada y tiene dos hijas, vive en casa de sus padres en la ciudad de Cochabamba, alcanzo a estudiar una carrera técnica en corte y confección por ello se dedica a eso, enfocandose en prendas de vestir para niños, actualmente solicita un crédito para la compra de una maquina e insumos básicos (tela, hilos) para confección, ya que quiere incrementar su trabajo y por consiguiente sus ingresos para mejorar la calidad de vida de su familia.
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.