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Maria Graciela
Graciela, 52 years old, has a 15-year-old son who is in school. She works by making and selling a variety of pastries at a bakery. Graciela has a permanent job in the Pampahasi area. This loan is her first cycle with this institution, which she will use to buy supplies such as flour, sugar, and yeast to make empanadas and biscuits. She is requesting this loan due to a lack of capital. Graciela faces challenges in her business, which will improve her quality of life. She will use the profits to increase her production. She wants to be able to have a cafe where she can serve her delicious pastries to her customers.
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La Sra. Graciela tiene 52 años y tiene un hijo que tiene la edad de 15 años, que se encuentra en edad escolar, ella se dedica a la elaboración y venta de variedad de repostería en panadería, ella tiene un puesto fijo que se encuentra en la zona de Pampahasi, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, la Sra. Graciela va a usar este préstamo para la compra de insumos como harina azúcar y levadura para la elaboración de empanadas y galletas, su razón para solicitar este préstamo es la falta de capital, la Sra. Graciela enfrenta retos en su negocio que son de mejorar su calidad de vida y va a utilizar los beneficios para incrementar su producción, su deseo es poder tener una cafetería donde pueda ofrecer también sus deliciosas masitas a toda su clientela.

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About Emprender

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
  • 119
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $36,709,225
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Maria Graciela to buy flour, sugar, and other items for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
16 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 16, 2013
Apr 14, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014