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Hipólito Rafael
Hipólito Rafael's home needs some protection on the windows and doors. He is requesting a loan so that he can pay somebody to make the bars and fit them.

Hipólito would like his family to be safe and well protected while he is out at work. He plans to repay his loan with part of the wage that he earns from his work in a factory which is his source of income. His wife, Kenia, takes care of their children.
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A la vivienda de señor Hipólito Rafael le está haciendo falta las protecciones de las ventanas y puertas de su casa.
Solicita un préstamo para poder pagarle a la persona que se encargara de elaborar las protecciones y colocarlas en la vivienda.
Desea que su familia este segura y protegida, mientras el se encuentra trabajando.
Planea pagar el crédito con una parte del sueldo que recibe de su trabajo en una fabrico, ya que este es la fuente de ingreso que tiene. Su esposa la señora Kenia se dedica al cuidado de los hijos.

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About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 59
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    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $22,255,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 11.7
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Hipólito Rafael to fit bars at his windows and doors.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
18 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 18, 2011
May 20, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012