A loan of $500 helped buy construction materials (iron, metal sheets, cement, sand, blocks and others) to continue to build the extension on his home.


Bernardo's story

Bernardo is married and the father of 2 children who go to School. He lives in a house he owns with his family and doesn't support anyone else. He's a teacher and a permanent employee of the Ministry of Education. With this loan he plans to buy construction materials (iron, metal sheets, cement, sand, blocks and others) to continue to build the extension on his home. In future Bernardo hopes to acquire a form of transport to help him get to and from work. To this end he commits to duly paying off the loan so that he can solicit further loans from Hluvuku. His challenge is to work harder in order to improve his family's quality of life.

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Translated from Portuguese by Kiva volunteer Ines Teles


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