Jesús, age 69, has shared his life with Laurencia for 40 years. They were not able to have children. They live in Monterrey. Jesús is experiencing a very difficult situation at this time because his wife is losing her vision. She urgently needs surgery in order to recover it.
He does not now have enough resources. He is retired and the sole support of his house. He cares for his wife in spite of the fact that in his last job he had an accident in the kitchen. A grinder crushed his hand. Even so, he tends to his house and cares for his wife. She is not able to see.
Jesús requested a loan to be able to pay for surgery for his wife so that she is able to recover her sight. This way she will have a better quality of life.
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About Alivio Capital:
Alivio Capital is a Mexican for-profit organization that provides accessible financing for low-income families trying to cover medical expenses. Low-income families are often forced to sell family assets or resort to informal lenders in order to pay for unexpected medical bills. By providing these families with accessible financing, Alivio enables patients to pay, over time, all of their hospital bills and doctor’s fees, as well as to buy any medical equipment needed for their recovery.
Kiva loans will be issued to cover non-emergency operations, and assist these families with hospital bills, doctor’s fees, and the cost of medical equipment.