In order to have her own home she had to work a lot. The house is in a public housing project, and she wants to make improvements so that it looks nice. Her project is to buy tile to put down in the living room of her house. That way she will leave a nice inheritance for her children.
About Housing Loans
Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.
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