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Felix was born in Santa Cruz. He lives with his partner Simona. She is a housekeeper.

He has worked in agriculture and also has made brooms for 4 years. They live and work in Paso al Chivo some 25 kilometers from the town of Torno. He grows cassava to sell and he plants sorghum to use in the making of straw brooms, which they later sell in Santa Cruz.

He will use the money from this loan to buy cassava seeds, and the necessary items needed to prepare the land for farming. This is his 5th cycle with Emprender and he is very grateful for the support it offers.
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El sr. Félix nació en Santa Cruz, convive con la Sra. Simona ella es ama de casa, el se dedica a la agricultura y también a la fabricación de escobas hace 4 años que ellos viven y trabajan en paso al chivo distante a 25 km de la localidad de el Torno, el siembra yuca para vender, y el sorgo que el siembra es para la fabricación de escobas de paja, para luego comercializarlo en l a ciudad de Santa Cruz, con el dinero del crédito comprara semillas para la siembra de yuca y lo que implica el preparado de la tierra hace 5 secuencias que trabaja con Emprender y se siente muy agradecido por el apoyo que se le brindo.

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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
  • 154
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,650,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Felix to buy seeds to plant cassava and to make brooms.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 8, 2011
Sep 27, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2012