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Jeaneth sews underwear in her home. She has done this work for many years and learned it from her mother who taught her to sew. During the week she sews the items and then sells them on the weekends so that she can earn money to at least help with feeding her family. She is requesting this loan to purchase a new sewing machine so that she can increase production and grow her business. Her machine is old and has been malfunctioning. Jeaneth is responsible and a hard worker who is thankful for the assistance.
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La señora Jeaneth dedicada a la confección D. pantaletas en su domicilio, ella trabaja ya hace años atrás teniendo conocimiento en esta actividad por que su madre le enseño lo que es la confección D. prendas D. vestir. Durante la semana confecciona las prendas que entrega los fines D. semana y así poder tener ingresos para aportar al menos con la alimentación D. su familia, la Sra. Desea el crédito para poder comprar una nueva maquina para así poder tener más producción y hacer crecer su taller D. costura ya que la maquina que tiene ya tiene bastante tiempo y le esta fallando, la Sra. es una persona responsable y trabajadora que esta agradecida con la institución por el apoyo brindado.

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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
  • 113
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,698,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Jeaneth to purchase equipment for her sewing business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 28, 2011
Mar 19, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 15, 2012