A loan of $975 helped build a bedroom for her children.


Mayra's story

Mayra is married and has three children who are in school. She lives in District #6 of New Guinea. For ten years, Mayra has managed a small business selling clothing, cosmetics, and shoes to the communities within her town. She has the support of her husband, who takes care of the household expenses.


She is requesting her first loan from AFODENIC and hopes to be the beneficiary of KIVA funds in order to make improvements to her house. Mayra needs to a build a bedroom for her children to make them more comfortable and give them privacy. She is known for being a hardworking, enterprising woman who is dedicated to her children. Her greatest wish is to have a home with adequate conditions so that her children can develop in a pleasant environment.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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