A loan of $450 helped to purchase the books she needs to graduate.


Paola's story

Paola dreams of becoming a commercial engineer. She is passionate about the field and sees it as a growing opportunity in a growing Bolivia. With a degree in a technical field Paola also dreams of a comfortable future for her family. As the oldest of three, Paola hopes to see her sisters attend college as well. Currently, to help fund her own education Paola works 25 hours a week but makes less than $1 a day. She predicts that will and engineering career she can make $14 a day during her first year. With the funds from this loan she plans on purchasing her books and cutting back on her work hours to focus on school. Without the opportunity for loan she thinks her only option would be to put school on hold while she took up another part time job.



Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details