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A loan of $325 helped to build a cement-construction house.


Virigilia's story

Our borrower is from Puerto Cabezas and moved to Waspam 28 years ago for work. She is a 46-year old teacher, married, with 5 children: three, in school and two, younger. Her husband is a farmer. She is applying for a loan that she will use to build a cement-construction house. The investment will allow her to pay for the labor and materials--concrete, iron bar, roofing material, nails--she needs for the project. For the future, she wants to finish the house and ensure that her children get good educations.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jere Wiseman



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