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Señor Oscar has lived in the locality of el Torno, in the Nuevo Amanecer neighborhood, for 1 year. His activity is sewing clothing. He has been dedicated to this activity for 7 years. The loan will be used to buy a sewing machine. His wife, with whom he has a son, helps him in the workshop. At age 15 he came to live in the area, looking for better work opportunities for him and his family. He was born in the city of Sucre, the city of the four names, capital of Bolivia. He is a hard working youth. He is thankful to the institution for the support they have given him. This is the first time he has requested financing for working capital.
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El Sr. Oscar vive en la localidad de el torno, en el barrio Nuevo Amanecer desde hace 1 año, su actividad es la costura de ropa, se dedica a esta actividad hace 7 años, el destino del crédito es para comprar una maquina de coser, su esposa con la cual tiene un hijo le ayuda en el taller, hace 15 año que se vino a vivir al departamento, buscando mejores oportunidades detrabajo para el y su familia es nacido en la ciudad de Sucre la ciudad de los cuatro nombre, capital de Bolivia, es un joven trabajador . Se siente agradecido con la institución por el apoyo que se le dio, ya que es su primera vez que solicita financiamiento de capital de trabajo.

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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.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 127
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    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 $500 helped Oscar to buy a sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 8, 2010
Oct 25, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2011