A loan of $525 helped improvement of her home that was destroyed in an earthquake.

Blanca's story

Ms. Blanca is 35 years old and has two children, 14 and 8 years old, both in school. She lives with her partner who works as a public transport driver. She owns her own rustic home which is being rebuilt after being destroyed by the earthquake. Currently the front part of the house is closed in by mats, while the rooms are made of adobe. Her home is located in the Tinguiña district. For the past six years, Blanca has worked as a hair salon assistant. She has many objectives and goals, and one of them is to rebuild her home. The money she is asking for will be invested in improving her house.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Esteban Riojas

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