Total loan: $425
CILACAP, Central Java, Indonesia / Education
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A loan helped To pay education fees at a vocational school.
Living in barren and dry mountains, Sumarni does not have any special skills; she just works as a laborer. Income is uncertain, depending on the time of planting, harvest time, and the weather. Sumarni had five children. Only one of them, Niken, currently attends school. Sumarni would love to be able to finish the schooling of Niken, who only has one year to go. So, Sumarni is applying for a loan from Kiva to help Niken finish school. In the picture, Sumarni appears with her daughter, Niken. Niken is a student at the vocational school. She is following the practice part of her schooling in the field. Niken wants to quickly finish school in order to help her parents. She also wants to quickly find work as a professional accountant, in order to help her brothers to continue their schooling.