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Leobardo is a father and he worries for his family's safety.

He is requesting a loan to build a wall around his house. He needs to buy cement block, cement, rebar, and sand. His father works in construction and will help him with this improvement.

He wants to improve the quality of life for his family and to improve their protection.
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El señor Leobardo es padre de familia y le preocupa la seguridad de su familia.
Esta solicitando un préstamo para elaborar la barda alrededor de su casa, necesita compara block, cemento, varilla y arena, ya que su papa de dedica a la construcción y le ayudara a realizar la mejora.
Desea mejorar la calidad de vida de su familia y mejorarle una mejor protección.

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About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 57
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    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $20,002,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 13.8
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Leobardo to build a wall around his house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 12, 2011
Nov 21, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012