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Total loan: $1,200
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Yelba Marbellys

Nicaragua
Chontales, Nicaragua / Personal Housing Expenses

A loan of $1,200 helped repair floor and roof of home.


Yelba Marbellys's story

Yela Marbellys is a single mother and has three children under the age of 18. She has worked as a teacher at Ceta INATEC Nueva Guinea for 5 years. She is requesting her 7th loan from Kiva partner AFODENIC so she can improve her home by repairing the floor and repairing the roof a bit, which is in bad condition. She will buy construction materials with this loan. She is a woman with a great spirit to overcome, as she has been a professional since she was very young, and has developed herself in the labor market. She is a very responsible and honest person. Yelba has improved her home little by little with the loans that she has received through AFODENIC. She dreams of having a stable job, good health, and a dignified home in her community so she can give her nuclear family comfort. She sacrifices to give these things to her children.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Laura Westin



Loan details

Loan length:

25 months
Disbursed date: January 16, 2009

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Loan details

Loan length:

25 months
Disbursed date: January 16, 2009