Fighting for a better future? We need your help.

Creating a more equitable world takes a lot of time and energy, but at Kiva we’re in it for the long haul. 100% of money lent on Kiva goes to funding loans. That means we rely on donations from people like you to make this work possible.
Your donation of any size makes a difference. Thanks for investing in a better future,
Premal Shah, President & Co-Founder, Kiva
  • $25
  • $35
  • $50
  • Submit
  • Other

A loan of $1,000 helped to make repairs on his home.

Leon's story

León lives with one of his children in the city of La Paz. He's a police officer.

He requested a loan to be able to make a small repair on their apartment in the Achachicala area so they'll have a more comfortable life.

León's dream is for his children to get the best possible education and become professionals.

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Catharine Wall

Loan details

Lenders and lending teams

Loan details