A loan of $625 helped to buy a ceramic floor and cement.


Gladys's story

Gladys is from the beautiful city of Estelí, known as the tobacco capital, located in northern Nicaragua. She is married and has two school aged children in primary school. This young woman has good moral values. She has a degree in mathematics. Right now, she works as a teacher in a rural high school. Her job is teaching mathematics to more than 300 students at different learning levels. She also teaches classes weekends at two universities. She is asking for a loan to buy construction materials such as ceramic floor and cement. She is grateful to Kiva for the help it has given since it means she will be able to improve her home.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue



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