She says that in her free time when she is not working, she travels to Pamuri, where she and her husband plant crops. “We work together, and though we do different activities, we both work in the fields," she states. Her husband also builds houses and when there are many construction contracts, it is Paulina who is responsible for the crops. Through their joint work and effort, they managed to buy a small house. Their goal is to finish air conditioning it so that they can live there.
This is her 15th loan cycle with MFP. She is happy to have the necessary capital to increase her business and her quality of life. She also likes belonging to the association because the members are caring, hardworking people. On receiving the loan, Paulina will invest the money in windows, paint, and other materials to refurbish her house.
Paulina de recibir su apoyo, invertirá el dinero solicitado en la compra de ventanas y puertas para su casa, además de pintura y demás materiales para refaccionar su casa.
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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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