A loan helped to help a member form the Egyptian vulnerable community to pay for some medical clinic expenses for her self so she will be able to get pregnant and have other children.

Esmeralda's story

Esmeralda is a young member from the Egyptian vulnerable community, living in Elbasan city with her family, in an apartment building for homeless families administered by the city. She is mother of a 4 years old son, during this year she and her husband have attempted to have other children but without success, as Esmeralda has a health problem which can be fixed with a easily intervention and some treatments. She hopes to find your support also this time, so she can pay for the needed medical expenses this way she will be able to get pregnant and have other children.

Esmeralda has had Kiva lenders support twice now. Both times for her parents-in-low medical expenses. "They could regain their health at the time but not much after they passed away. I am cal cause I paid my honours and helped them as much as I could when they needed me!"-said Esmeralda during the interview.

Esmeralda thanks all Kiva lenders for the continuous support and wishes you a happy and healthy New Year!

This loan is special because:

It helps heavily marginalized Roma and Egyptian women create better lives for their families.

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