A loan helped to pay for his wife's cataract surgery.


Jose Luis's story

Jose Luis is 66 years old and has been married to María for 46 years. They have five children. Jose Luis receives a pension and also has a small grocery store. His wife takes care of the household duties.

The wife of Jose Luis needs to have cataract surgery on her left eye since she is not able to see well. Unfortunately, they do not have the resources to pay for the operation, so Jose Luis is requesting a loan. By having the surgery, his wife can have a better quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.


This loan is special because:

It covers medical expenses for low-income families.



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