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Catherine is 22 years old and has a four year old son. She sells rope and twine that is mainly used in construction to secure building materials. Her sales stand is located in the “16 de Julio” zone. This is her first loan with the institution. Catherine is going to use the loan to purchase a motor for her vehicle. Now that the motor is defective, this greatly impairs her ability to do business because she uses the vehicle to transport merchandise to her sales stand. She is requesting this loan because she does not have cash. Catherine is going to use the proceeds to invest in working capital. She wishes to improve her quality of life and that of her entire family.
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La Sra. Catherine tiene 22 años y tiene un hijo que tiene la edad de 4 años. Ella se dedica a venta de sogas y pitas que mayormente lo utilizan en la construcción de viviendas para sujetar los materiales de construcción, tiene su puesto de venta que se encuentran en la zona de la 16 de Julio este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Catherine va a usar este préstamo para la compra de motor para su movilidad ya que le ayuda a transportar su mercadería hasta su puesto de venta y ahora que está mal el motor le perjudica de gran manera su razón para solicitar este préstamo es la falta de efectivo, la Sra. va a utilizar los beneficios en capital de inversión su deseo es mejorar su calidad de vida de ella y de toda su familia.

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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
  • 137
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  • $36,293,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Catherine to purchase a motor for her vehicle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 28, 2012
Jul 30, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 21, 2013