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Claudia is a primary school teacher, working in a private school in the Pacata Baja area. She is single and has one child. As well as teaching, Claudia sells products such as blouses, purses and women's coats, which she buys in bulk at the popular markets. She sells them to colleagues - either for a single payment or paid for in installments - in the school where she works. She earns a little extra money doing this. Claudia likes teaching children and works very well with them At the end of last year, she was thinking of buy merchandise to sell to her colleagues looking for gifts. This would help Claudia a lot as she could buy blouses and coats to sell to her colleagues and she could have a higher income to improve her and her son's life. Later on, Claudia would like to do further studies to specialise within the field of education.
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La Sra. Claudia es una profesora de nivel primario que trabaja en una escuela particular en la zona de Pacata Baja, ella es soltera tiene un hijo, además Claudia se dedica a la venta de productos como carteras, blusas, abrigos para mujer que los compra en las ferias populares al por mayor y los vende en el colegio donde trabaja a sus colegas a pagos o cuotas, donde genera un ingreso extra. La Sra. Claudia le gusta enseñar, a los niños, trabaja muy bien con ellos, y en las épocas de fin de año ha pensado en comprar mercadería para poderla vender a sus colegas quienes buscaran regalos. Esto le ayudara mucho, porque la Sra. Claudia comprara blusas y abrigos que los venderá a sus colegas y podrá tener mejores ingresos para mejorar su vida y la de su hijo. Posteriormente también ella quiere realizar estudios superiores de especialización en la educación.

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About Bolivia

  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 124
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,721,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 6.9
    Bolivia Bolivianos (BOB) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Claudia to buy merchandise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 11, 2012
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 17, 2014