With great effort and dedication, Mónica works as a farm laborer at an estate in the city. Every day she arrives at her job in the early morning hours so that she can begin her duties in the field. She works approximately 10 hours and believes she is doing well because of her efforts and the friendly manner in which she treats others.
Mónica is extremely grateful to the Kiva lenders. Thanks to the assistance they have provided, she hopes to finish the construction of a bathroom in her home. She hopes to complete the plastering, painting, and installation of the fixtures. In this manner, Mónica hopes to have bathroom that is sanitary and in adequate condition. She hopes to continue working and striving toward accomplishing her greatest dream of providing her children the higher education they need to become successful professionals.
Con mucho empeño y dedicación, Mónica trabaja como obrera en un fundo agrícola de su ciudad, todos los días desde tempranas horas de la mañana asiste a su centro de trabajo para iniciar sus labores de campo, ella puede trabajar un aproximado de 10 horas y cree que le va bien por su buen desempeño y por el trato amable que brinda a los demás.
Mónica se encuentra muy agradecida con los prestatarios Kiva, ya que gracias a la ayuda brindada podrá terminar la construcción de los servicios higiénicos de su hogar, ella espera hacer el tarrajeo, pintado y puesta de instalaciones; de esta manera Mónica tendrá su baño en condiciones adecuadas y salubres, así ella espera seguir trabajando y esforzándose para lograr su gran sueño de poder darles la educación superior que sus hijos necesiten para convertirse en buenos profesionales.
About Caja Rural Señor de LurenCaja Rural Señor de Luren is a microfinance institution based in Ica in southern Peru that primarily promotes the development of the country’s agricultural sector through lending. Today, it also offers credit for consumers, microenterprises and housing improvements, and has expanded its financial services to promote micro-savings and provide micro-insurance. This institution has been instrumental in helping borrowers recover from the devastating earthquake in the Ica region in 2007, and works with Peru’s National Bank to reach some of the poorest and most remote microfinance clients in the country.
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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