At the moment she lives with three brothers, but her house is wood and adobe, which makes her feel insecure. For this reason she would like to make improvements so that she can provide a more comfortable place to live for her brothers.
The most challenging part about her work is transporting her jewelry to the points of sale because it’s tiring and transportation is very expensive. She’s been doing this for two years and homes to increase the amount of jewelry she makes, because she knows that this is the only way that she can improve her finances.
This will be her first loan through MFP and she is prepared to repay the loan. She will use the 1,500 PEN to buy building materials to improve her home.
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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