Sra. Esperanza is 25 years old, married, and has two children (a two-year-old and a five-month-old baby). She sells natural fruits at a market in the District of Chasquipampa. This loan is her first transaction with Emprender.
Sra. Esperanza will use the loan to buy fruits in bulk for the next season. She faces challenges in her business, such as dealing with the competition. Esperanza will use her profits to continue buying fruit so that she can improve her business, which will help her generate more income.
La señora Esperanza tiene 25 años casada con dos hijos de las edades de 2 años y un bebe de 5 meses, ella se dedica a la venta de frutas naturales, ella vende sus productos en un mercado de la zona de Chasquipampa, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la señora Esperanza va a usar este préstamo para compra de frutas por cambio de temporada al por mayor, la señora Esperanza enfrenta retos en su negocio que son la competencia y va a utilizar los beneficios en seguir comprando frutas para ir mejorando su negocio así de esta manera genera más ingresos económicos.
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.