A loan of $1,000 helped lay a concrete floor.


Perla Esmeralda's story

Perla Esmeralda H. bought her home more than 6 years ago. Little by little she has made improvements to it. She is requesting a loan so that she can lay a concrete floor. She has a 6 month old baby who has been getting sick due to the lack of an adequate floor. Ms. H. is asking for a $1,000.00 loan to install this floor and protect her child from getting sick.

Translated from Spanish by Alison Rives, Kiva Volunteer.



La sra. Perla Esmeralda H. tiene ya mas de 6 años que adquirió su casa y poco a poco le a echo mejoras ella esta pidiendo un préstamo para poner el piso de concreto ya que tiene un bebe de 6 meses y se le ha estado enfermando y uno de los motivos es por el piso. La sra. esta solicitando un préstamo de $1.000.00 dlls para poner el piso de su casa. Y así protejer a su niño de enfermedades


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