A loan of $450 helped to pay for the legal fees for her land and to buy construction materials (sand, cement, bricks, iron, etc.).


Belinha's story

Belinha is divorced and is the mother of six children, who are all adults. She lives in her own family with her children and also supports four grandchildren who live with her. She owns her own business selling various products. With the current loan, she will pay the legal fees for her land and buy construction materials (sand cement, bricks, iron, etc.) to start work on her home.

In the future, she hopes to finish her home and to grow her business. To do this, she promises to make her payments on time so she can request more loans from Hluvuku. Her challenge is having insufficient investment funds.

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Tanya Harper


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