Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Imelda, age 45, has worked as a production line operator in a local factory for 12 years. She is divorced, and she has three children.

She has a problem in her home. The house’s wiring is very low quality, and it constantly disconnects and loses electrical power.

She is requesting the support to be able to change the electoral installations at her house. That way she will avoid a short circuit that will damage some of the electrical appliances.
View original language description ↓
La señora Imelda de 45 años trabaja en una maquiladora de la localidad como operador de una línea de producción desde hace doce años, es divorciado y vive con sus tres hijos; ella tiene un problema en su hogar el cableado de su casa es de muy baja calidad y constantemente hace corto y se le va la luz; solicita el apoyo para poder cambiar la instalación eléctrica de su casa y evitar de esta manera que algún corto circuito le dañe alguno de sus aparatos eléctricos.

Additional Information

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.

About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 90
    View loans »
    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $19,637,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 12.7
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Imelda to change the electrical installation.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 3, 2012
Oct 10, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 3, 2014