A loan of $700 helped construction of a kitchen and installation of gas to the house.


Maria's story

Maria Q. lives in her parents' home in the Las Lomas area west of the city of La Paz with her husband and their two children. Maria makes crafts and knitted goods that she sells at a store in her neighborhood. Her husband works as a carpenter, and their income supports the family. The requested loan is for the construction of a kitchen and the installation of gas for their home. This is the sixth loan they have requested. A socioeconomic analysis has rated them favorably and has allowed them to access this credit.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Trisha Bury



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