Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Felix was born in Cochabamba. He is 46 years old and is married to Fermina. They have 4 school-aged children, and now have lived in Pampa el Coscal for the past 20 years. He lives and works together with his wife and their children cultivating corn, peanuts, watermelon and other products. His wife helps him sell the products that he harvests. He takes everything he harvests to sell in the El Torno market. The money from this loan will be used to hire workers to prepare the land and to buy the seeds. He is a hardworking person, and he is very grateful to the institution for the support provided.
View original language description ↓
El señor Felix nacido en Cbba. tiene 46 años de edad casado con la Sra. Fermina tiene 4 hijos en edad escolar, ahora viven en Pampa el Coscal hace 20 años que el vive y trabaja juntamente con su esposa y sus hijos siembra maiz, mani, sandia y otros, su esposa le ayuda en la comercializacion de los productos que el cosecha, todo lo que el siemra saca a vender al mercado de El Torno, el dinero del credito lo utilizara en la contartatacion de mano de obra para la preparacion de la tierra y para la compra de semillas, es una persona trabajadora, y esta muy agradecido con la institucion por el apoyo brindado.

Additional Information

About Emprender

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.

About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 127
    View loans »
    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $34,651,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Felix to hire workers to prepare the land using slash and burn techniques and to plant corn.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 31, 2010
Aug 24, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2011