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Rosa is 30 years old and is married with 2 children, aged 1 and 6, she sews sweatpants for a living and her workshop is located in the Villa Salome area.

This loan is her second from the institution. Rosa will use it to buy fabric by the roll in order to sew sweatpants, her reason for requesting the loan is a lack of the capital she needs to buy fabric, as she has a contract with a school and has to deliver a large number of sweatpants.

Rosa faces challenges in her business, amongst which are growing her workshop, buying more machines, as she has a lack of them, and better equipping the workshop. She is going to use the profits by saving to buy her own home, which is her dream.
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La Sra. Rosa tiene 30 años y es casada con 2 hijos que son de las edades de 1 y 6 años, ella se dedica a la confección de buzos deportivos, su taller se encuentra ubicado en la zona de Villa Salome, este préstamo es su segunda secuencia dentro de la institución, La Sra. Rosa va a utilizar este préstamo para la compra de tela por rollo para la confección de buzos deportivos, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es la falta de capital para la compra de tela ya que tiene un contrato con un colegio y tiene que entregar una gran cantidad de deportivos, la Sra. Rosa enfrenta retos en su negocio que son la de crecer en su taller y seguir comprando maquinas que le hacen falta y equiparlo mas, ella va a utilizar los beneficios en el ahorro para la compra de una casa propia ya que ese es su deseo.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 128
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $34,651,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Rosa to buy fabric in order to make sweatpants.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 18, 2012
Jun 14, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2013