A loan of $550 helped to buy construction materials (iron, zinc sheets, shelves, steps, etc).


Albertina's story

Albertina is a single mother of three children who go to school. She lives in her own home with her family and also supports two grandchildren who live with her. She owns her own business. Her current loan will be used to buy construction materials (iron, metal sheets, shelves, steps, etc.) to continue work on her home.

In the future, she hopes to build a retail establishment ot sell food products, for which she promises to make her payments on time so she can request more loans from Hluvuku.

He challenge is to acquire land to do agricultural work as a way to improve her family's diet and increase their income.

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Tanya Harper


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