Sr. Ademar lives in the neighbourhood of El Torno. His job is driving a motorcycle taxi; he’s been doing this for three years. For the last two months he’s been living with his fiancee and making a home with her. With the loan Ademar plans to buy a motorcycle and thus earn more money.
His fiancee has sold groceries in the local market since she was a young girl, a job her parents also did.
Ademar was born in the department of Chuquisaca. When he was a boy, his parents moved to the town of Santa Cruz in search of a better future as life in Chuquisaca was difficult. He is grateful for the support that the institution of Emprender (Kiva partner) provides.
El Sr. Ademar Vive en la localidad de el torno, es de ocupación moto taxista, hace unos tres año que se dedica a esta actividad, hace un par de meses que esta viviendo con su pareja, ya que esta formando su propio hogar, el destino del crédito es para la compra de una motocicleta y así poder incrementar sus ingresos, su pareja se dedica a la venta de abarrotes en el mercado de la localidad desde niña, ya que sus padres siempre vendieron en el mercado, el es nacido en el departamento de Chuquisaca, cuando era niño sus padres se vinieron a la ciudad de santa cruz en busca de nuevos horizontes, ya que la vida es difícil en el campo de Chuquisaca, El Sr. Ademar esta agradecido con la institución por el apoyo brindado.
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.