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Irma Amada
Irma is asking for a loan from us because her house needs a solid wall, as they currently have a wooden fence. As such, she is asking for this loan to buy materials.

Irma works in a mall and her husband is security guard. They have three children for whom they work hard at their jobs to be able to give them the best they can. She is asking for this loan to build a wall for security reasons since she doesn't feel comfortable leaving her small children home alone when she goes to work.
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La señora Irma esta solicitando un crédito con nosotros ya que a su casa le hace falta la barda de material, ya que ahorita cuentan con una cerca de madera; por lo cual esta solicitando este crédito para comprar el material.
La señora irma trabaja en un en un centro comercial y su esposo es velador, ellos tienen 3 hijos por los cuales se esfuerzan por hacer bien su trabajo para poder brindarles lo mejor posible. Estan solicitando el credito para la construccion de una barda por temas de seguridad ya que como tiene hijos pequeños y no se siente comoda al dejarlos solos en casta al irse a trabajar.

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About Mexico

  • $15,600
    Average annual income
  • 41
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    Mexico Loans Fundraising
  • $22,559,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 13.9
    Mexico Pesos (MXN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Irma Amada to build a wall around her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 1, 2011
Dec 18, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012