Marianela, 24, has a six-year-old son in her care. She sells shoes via catalogue from place to place visiting homes as well as public and private offices in the city of Santa Cruz to offer her wares. This loan is her second sequence in the institution and Marianela will use this loan to buy shoes at wholesale since she has pending orders to fill. She will be able this way to have variety of products to offer her customers and increase profits. This activity makes it possible for her to support herself and she feels happy and grateful for the opportunity being provided her.
Sra. Marianela tiene 24 años, y tiene un hijo de la edad de 6 años, La Sra. Marianela se dedica a la actividad de venta de calzados, por catalogo ella vende sus productos de manera ambulante, visitando domicilios y oficinas públicas y privadas de la ciudad de Santa Cruz, donde ofrece sus productos, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Marianela va a utilizar este préstamo para la compra de calzados por mayor ya que tiene pedidos que entregar y de esta manera brindar variedad de productos a su clientela e incrementar sus ganancia, esta actividad le permite mantenerse, se siente feliz y agradecida por la oportunidad que le brindan.
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.