A loan of $1,175 helped to pay education fees at a vocational school.


Lestari's story

Lestari is a mother who must feed three children alone. Her husband has long since left Lestari. Lestari works just as a domestic servant, with a very limited income. Lestari does not want her children to drop out of school. She expects that her son Thomas wants to finish quickly. Lestari hopes, with the student loan from Kiva, she can pay for Thomas to finish school.

Thomas is a pupil at a vocational school. Thomas lives in a hilly and barren area. Thomas hopes that the student loan program can help ease the burden on his mother. Thomas hopes his ideal of becoming an expert in the field of computers can be achieved. In the picture, Thomas and Lestari his mother.



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