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Total loan: $500
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Francisco

Bolivia
La Paz, Bolivia / Bricks

A loan of $500 helped to buy a blowtorch to use in burning bricks.


Francisco's story

Francisco has a business making and selling bricks. His brick oven is located in the Alpacoma neighborhood. He is married to Lourdes, and she also works making bricks. They have 2 children who are in school, and they live in his parent's house. Francisco is a longtime client of the Emprender institution; he has worked with them already for a number of loan cycles. Francisco is requesting a loan to buy a blowtorch to burn the bricks. In this way, he can increase his production and also his earnings. Francisco is a very hardworking person who feels grateful to the institution for the support provided.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Lisa Grobar



Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: February 7, 2012

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Loan details

Loan length:

11 months
Disbursed date: February 7, 2012