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Triunfadoras De Los Andes Group
In this Group: Florentina, Bernarda, Maria, Marcela, Rina*, Rocio*, Owrelinda, Eufracia, Tania, Sandra
* not pictured
The “Triunfadoras De Los Andes” [Victors of the Andes] Association has belonged to the Pro-Mujer family for more than nine years, fulfilling 18 credit cycles. The association is located in the city of El Alto in the Andes, and right now has 10 active members. They have demonstrated themselves to be organized in meeting their loan payments.


There are various businesses within the association such as food production and sales, and sewing and sales of jackets, but one of the most unique activities that the women carry out are the making of beautiful stuffed bears of different shapes and sizes, that are then distributed to gift shops in many areas of the city or sold through street vendors.


The Triunfadoras de Los Andes Association indicate that they need more capital so that they can purchase higher quality raw materials. By doing this, their products will also be of better quality. In this way they will acquire better clients and thus obtain greater earnings, so they can achieve their sole objective of improving their economic situation.

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La asociación denominada “Triunfadoras De Los Andes” pertenece a la familia de pro-mujer hace ya mas de nueve años aproximadamente, cumpliendo con 18 ciclos de crédito, esta se encuentra en la zona de Los Andes, de la ciudad de El Alto, a la fecha cuenta con 10 socias activas y han demostrado ser un grupo organizado en cuanto a sus cuotas de crédito.
Existen diferentes negocios dentro la asociación como ser; la elaboración y venta de comida, confección y venta de chamarras, pero una de las actividades mas singulares es a la que se dedican Sandra, Tania y Eufrasia, ellas realizan hermosos peluches de distintas formas y tamaños que luego de elaborarlos los distribuyen en tiendas de regalos, en distintos puntos de la ciudad y también de forma ambulante.
La asociación Triunfadoras De Los Andes afirma que necesitan mayor capital para la compra de materia prima de mejor calidad de esta manera sus productos también tendrían mejor calidad y así obtendrían mayores clientes y por consiguiente mayores ganancias con el único objetivo de mejorar su situación económica.

Additional Information

This is a Group Loan

In a group loan, each member of the group receives an individual loan but is part of a larger group of individuals. The group is there to provide support to the members and to provide a system of peer pressure, but groups may or may not be formally bound by a group guarantee. In cases where there is a group guarantee, members of the group are responsible for paying back the loans of their fellow group members in the case of delinquency or default.

Kiva's Field Partners typically feature one borrower from a group. The loan description, sector, and other attributes for a group loan profile are determined by the featured borrower's loan. The other members of the group are not required to use their loans for the same purpose.

About Bolivia

  • $2,817
    Average annual income
  • 84
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $28,702,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 7.0
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A portion of Triunfadoras De Los Andes Group's $3,475 loan helped a member they need increased capital to buy better quality raw materials.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Disbursed:
Nov 21, 2008
Listed
Nov 1, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Jun 15, 2009