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A loan of $600 helped to buy construction materials for building a room.


Norma Lisandra's story

Doña Norma is 31 years old and lives with her husband and three children. She has been selling sweets, such as coconut preserves, for 10 years. With the income she earns, she is able to pay for some of the household expenses.


Doña Norma wants to make an improvement to her home, but she does not have sufficient capital to proceed. For this reason, she is requesting a loan in order to buy materials for building a room she needs in her home. This will allow her family to live more comfortably.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica



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