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Victor Hugo
Víctor is a new client who came to the institution invited by his sister, Gregoria. Víctor lives in the city of La Paz’s Alto Chijini zone. He makes jackets. He lives with his wife and a son. The loan is to buy a five thread overlock sewing machine to make the articles of clothing. He’s doing very well in this activity thanks to the good work he does. He sells to various markets in the city of La Paz and his wish is to take his products to various other departments like Oruro and Potosí because cold weather jackets are in high demand in these cities. Víctor feels very happy because of the opportunity he’s being given; he’s an enterprising person who very much wants to improve.
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El sr. Víctor, es un cliente nuevo que vino a la institución por la invitación de su hermana, Gregoria, el Sr. Víctor vive en la zona Alto Chijini, de la ciudad de La Paz, el se dedica a la confección de chamarras vive con su esposa y un hijo, el crédito es para la compra de una maquina over looc de cinco hilos para la confección de sus prendas de vestir, le esta yendo muy bien en esta actividad por el buen trabajo que realiza, entrega a los distintos mercados de la ciudad de La Paz, y su deseo es poder llevar sus productos a distintos departamentos como Oruro y Potosí ya que las chamarras por el clima frio tienen gran demanda en esas ciudades, se siente muy feliz el Sr. Víctor por la oportunidad que le brindan, es una persona emprendedora con ganas de superación.

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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
  • 110
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,698,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Victor Hugo to buy a five thread overlock sewing machine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 7, 2012
Jan 21, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2012