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Francisca recently retired after working many years in a factory. Since her husband died she has taken care of their children and now they are all married. She wants to make some improvements to her home, such as fixing the door frame and plastering up the roof which has been falling in due to the humidity. She says that her husband would have fixed it but now she maintains the house and does not want to be a burden to her children.
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La Sra. Francisca hasta hace poco se acaba de pensionar pues trabajo muchos años en una maquiladora, desde que falleció su esposo se hizo cargo de sus hijos y ahora que ya están todos casados. Quiere realizarle algunas mejoras a su casa entre ellas arreglara el marco de la puerta y enjarrar el techo pues con la humedad se ha ido cayendo. Dice que si estuviera su marido eso ya estaría arreglado pero al ser ella la que sostiene la casa y no quiere ser una carga para sus hijos.

About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 19
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    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $18,761,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 14.1
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $600 helped Francisca to fix the door frame and to plaster.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 25, 2012
Jun 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 3, 2014