A loan helped to pay for her brother's eye surgery.


Mariana's story

Mariana resides in the city of Monterrey. She is 45 years old, married, and a mother of one child. In order to help her husband with the family expenses, she works at a factory.

Family is very important to Mariana, so she wants to help her brother Juan who suffers from a condition that causes vision loss. Her brother needs surgical treatment, so she is requesting a loan to pay for the operation. Mariana is confident that her brother will soon regain his sight and that he can continue with his plans in life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

It covers medical expenses for low-income families.



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