A loan helped to purchase a boiler for her home for heating water and to pay for labor.


Elena's story

Elena is a 68-year-old woman from Cahul, Moldova. She has been a widow for many years. Elena has a son who is already married and has a family. Her grandchildren make her life more beautiful. She works as a salesperson at a food business. Even though she is retired, Elena is forced to work and earns a low salary. The income she earns only helps with sustenance, so she is not able to invest in repairs. Elena wants to install a boiler in house so that she can have heat in the winter and hot water.

She is requesting a loan to buy the boiler and pay for labor. As a result, Elena will have better living conditions. She wants to make this purchase so that her grandchildren can visit more often under better conditions.


This loan is special because:

It helps improve living and sanitation conditions for rural families in Moldova.



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