A loan of $750 helped to buy kilos of pork..


Luz's story

Luz is 29 years old. In her heart, she really wants to get ahed. She lives with her parents and 2 brothers, who she takes care in her own house located in the community of Ahuac. Some time ago, she finished secretary school. Thanks to her ability and hard work she was able to get a job in the city of Cerro de Pasco, in a state agency. Her job consists of social development programs, working as a social facilitator. In time she could see that she had a lot of ability for making technical profiles about social investment programs, because she spent her free time with engineers from an area firm. This motivated her to study accounting at the university, and she has a little ways to go. She wants to be great at her profession. But now she wants to take advantage of the Christmas season and team up with her mother in cooking suckling pigs. At this time, demand really grow surprisingly and as a businesswoman, she wants to take advantage of the market. For that, she needs your help. This is her first loan with MFP. She is sure she will progress there and for that she hopes to have your support to continue with her goals. She also promises to make her payments on time. If Luz receives your support, she will invest the money in buying various kilos of pork to make the delicious dish of suckling pig.

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue


Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details