A loan of $1,500 helped to buy bricks, cement and sand to put a floor in her house.


María De La Paz's story

María is 60 years old, a widow, and has two children. She works taking care of some children and the house as the children's parents no longer live in El Salvador.

The loan that she is asking for is to buy bricks, cement, and sand, in order to put a new floor in her house. With this investment, she will be able to improve the quality of life of the children she cares for, especially since one of them has Downs Syndrome, so that he can live in a safe, healthy, and comfortable environment.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Kaitlyn Godfrey



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