A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase a wider variety of hats to offer her customers, and continue to grow her business.


Daysi Patricia's story

Daysi lives in Ahuachapan with her partner Jose. Together they have 3 children. Jose is an electrician, but his salary is not sufficient to maintain their family. For this reason, Daysi, who is a very determined woman, started a businesses selling hats in the central market. Her products are in great demand in the area, where people use hats a lot as protection against the sun while working in the fields. Daysi has just 4 years in this business, but she expects it to continue to grow. She is requesting a loan to purchase more variety of hats to offer to her customers.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Emily Charnes



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