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A loan of $1,475 helped to expand her house.

Vicenta's story

Vicenta is 56, has three children that are now independent, she lives in the province of Cochabamba in the central zone. Persevering to achieve her goals, she got her three children to finish university degrees by renting out 3 rooms in her house, she also sells lunch food such as pop and burgers at a car sale fair. Her husband Alberto abandoned the and went to Europe and she hasn't heard back from him in 10 years.

The reason to request this loan is to expand her house and the rooms so she can continue to rent them and have more income because as she ages she won't be able to continue with her activity.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sofia Burt

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