Total loan: $200


Inopacan, Leyte, Eastern Visayas, Philippines / Housing

Leonora's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to buy materials like tile, cement, a faucet, etc.

Leonora's story

Leonora lives a simple life in Inopacan, Leyte. She is 51 years old, married and has three children ages 15, 12 and 10.

To earn an income, her husband gathers coconut sap (from a coconut tree) also known as coconut wine in locals. Meanwhile, she helps him by selling it. They have been in this business 12 years to support their family.

Now, Leonora asks for a loan of PHP 10,000 through Kiva’s field partner, CEVI-Philippines. She will use this loan to improve their toilet. From this loan she will buy materials like tile, cement, a faucet, etc.

Indeed, this loan will help Leonora improve her toilet.