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Alejandro was born in La Guardia. He’s been married to Rufina for more than 12 years; they have three children, two girls and a boy. He has lived in Santa Rita for 12 years and works selling scrap; he also provides transportation with a van he owns. His wife has a small sewing workshop where she makes just women’s clothes at home.

He is a longstanding client who is starting his 4th cycle. He needs the loan to buy an engine for his vehicle because he is being offered one at a good price and he doesn’t want to let this opportunity pass. This vehicle also helps him transport the scrap that he collects to take to a gathering center to be sold later in quantity.
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El señor Alejandro nació en la localidad de la Guardia, es casado con la señora Rufina por mas de 12 años tienen tres hijos dos niñas y un varón. El vive en la localidad de Santa Rita hace 12 años se dedica a la venta de chatarra y también es transportista ya que cuenta con su vagoneta propia. Su esposa tiene un pequeño taller de costura confecciona ropa solo para mujer en su mismo domicilio. Es cliente antiguo se encuentra pasando la 4º secuencia El crédito lo necesita para la compra de su motor para su vehículo ya que le quieren dar uno en oferta y no quiere perder la oportunidad, este vehículo también le ayuda a trasportar la chatarra que recolecta para llevar a un centro de acopio y después venderlo en cantidad.

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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
  • 126
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,721,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,175 helped Alejandro to buy an engine for his van.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 8, 2011
Jan 6, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2013