Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Alberto Luiz
Alberto is a responsible and hard-working person. He finished primary school but could not attend secondary school because his parents had economic problems. For the same reason, he had to work from a very young age.

Alberto is single and has no children, nor any family members who depend upon his income. He lives as a tenant, lacking a house of his own.

At present Alberto works transporting passengers, using his own vehicle as a taxi. Since his auto has problems, he is requesting a loan to repair his vehicle and offer better service. This will be of great benefit, enabling Alberto to continue this activity, bringing in the income needed to cover all his costs and improve the conditions in which he lives.
View original language description ↓
EL señor Alberto es una persona responsable y trabajadora, curso hasta la primaria ya que no pudo concluir el bachillerato porque sus padres tenían problemas económicos, por lo mismo tuvo la necesidad de buscar trabajo desde muy joven. De estado civil soltero no tiene hijos, ni familiares que dependan de sus ingresos. Vive en condición de inquilino, ya que no cuenta con una vivienda propia. Hoy en día el desempeña la labor de transportista de pasajeros, trabaja con su vehículo como taxista, como su auto tiene problemas solicita un crédito para reparar su vehículo y ofrecer un mejor servicio, esto le sera de gran beneficio para seguir con su actividad y continuar percibiendo ingresos para cubrir todos sus gastos y mejorar las condiciones en las que vive.

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
  • 161
    View loans »
    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $33,362,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,450 helped Alberto Luiz repair his vehicle, which he uses as a taxi.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 3, 2014
Feb 5, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2015