Leonor requires assistance from Kiva as she needs to fix up her bathroom, and wants to avoid leakages in the internal plumbing. Leonor wants her home to always be in great condition for when her children and grandchildren visit.
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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