Every day Victor works as a laborer for a storage company. He spends about ten hours at work each day, and gets up very early so that he can begin work. He believes that his job is going well because he is very responsible with his work and because they trust him.
Victor is very grateful to the Kiva lenders because thanks to the support they have offered him he will be able to make improvements to his home, in particular by plastering the walls, and veneering and replacing the flooring. Thus, he will be able to improve his quality of life and continue working to make his greatest dream a reality: to finish building his house.
Victor está muy agradecido con los prestamistas kiva ya que gracias al apoyo que le han brindado el podrá hacer trabajos de mejoramiento de su vivienda, en especial tarrajeo de paredes, enchapado y cambio de piso; así podrá mejorar su calidad de vida y seguir trabajando para hacer realidad su gran sueño:” Terminar de construir su casa”.
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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