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Sergio is 40, married, and has two dependents. His wife has been working for the municipality for many years now. Sergio, for his part, is a delivery person for one of the local gas stations.

He is a hard-working man who always seeks to give the best to his family. He doesn't want his children to suffer any financial privations, and that is why he works so hard.

On this occasion he is applying for help to do maintenance work to the interior of his home, as without proper maintenance there can be the danger of mold developing and causing illness. He does not want this for his family. He will be grateful for the assistance that may be offered.
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El Sr. Sergio de 40 años de edad es casado tiene dos dependientes económicos. Su esposa trabaja para el municipio desde hace muchos años ya, Sergio por su parte es despachador en una de las gasolineras de la localidad, el es un hombre trabajador que siempre busca darle lo mejor a su familia. El no quiere que sus hijos tengan carencias económicas es por eso que trabaja tan arduamente. En esta ocasión el esta solicitando de nuestra ayuda para dar mantenimiento al interior de su casa ya que sin el mantenimiento adecuado puede haber peligros de que salga moho y produzcan alguna enfermedad y el no quiere esto para su familia. Agradecerá la ayuda que se pueda brindar.

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About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 31
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    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $19,068,050
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 13.4
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Sergio to do maintenance work to the interior of his home.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 31, 2012
Sep 12, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 25, 2013