Mr. Angel is a new client who has been working as a minibus driver for 14 years. His wife Angelica helps as an assistant who calls out destinations. They have 4 children, two school-age children and two preschool girls. Mr. Angel has only one other debt apart from the loan he requests through Kiva, and he has a good credit history. His family is very close and they help each other mutually, both as a couple and as an extended family. In fact, recently they suffered the loss of a relative and they fulfilled the payments of the debts that he had.
El Señor Angel es un cliente nuevo que trabaja como chofer de minibus hace 14 años y su señora Angelica le ayuda como voceadora. ellos tienen 4 hijos, dos niños en edad escolar y dos niñas pequeñas aun. El señor Angel cuenta solo con una deuda aparte de la nuestra y tiene buen historial crediticio.LA familai es muy unida y se ayudan mutuamente, tanto como pareja como familia ya que recientemente sufrieron la perdida de un familiar y ellos cumplieron con los pagos de las deudas que el tenia
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.