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Juana, 41, is single and has five children who are 4, 6, 18, 23 and 25 years old. She works making turnovers and refreshments to sell in her stand located in the Las Vegas zone. This loan is her third sequence in the institution. Juana will use this loan to buy a freezer and supplies needed to make the empanadas and refreshments thus increasing her working capital. The business challenge Juana faces is staying ahead of the competition and she will use profits to improve her business’ income. Her hope is to have a house of her own to provide more comfort for her family.
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La Sra. Juana tiene 41 años y es soltera con 5 hijos que son de las edades de 4, 6, 18, 23 y 25 años, ella se dedica a la elaboración y venta de empanadas y refrescos en su puesto de venta que se encuentran en la zona las Vegas, este préstamo es su tercera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Juana va a usar este préstamo para la compra una heladera e insumos para la elaboración de sus empanadas y refrescos y así de esta manera incrementar su capital de trabajo, la Sra. Juana enfrenta retos en su negocio que son estar por encima de la competencia y va a utilizar los beneficios para mejorar los ingresos del negocio, su deseo es tener su propia vivienda para brindar mayor comodidad a su familia.

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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
  • 113
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,698,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Juana to buy a freezer and ingredients.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 27, 2012
May 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 17, 2013