A loan of $250 helped to make the roof of his home water proof.

José Gilberto's story

The home of Jose Gilberto has a roof that leaks water every time it rains, and the humidity has damaged his furniture and parts of the walls are deteriorating. Jose is requesting a loan to fix his roof so that it can better protect his home and his health. Jose is divorced and his children are now married and live with their own families. He works as a truck driver, and will use the income from his job to repay the loan. He would like to fix his home which will soon belong to one of his children.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emily Charnes

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