A loan helped to stock her business with vegetables, condiments, fish, meat, etc.


Alba Maribel's story

Alba is 32 years old. She is a single mother with one child. She lives with her child in the municipality of Choloma, Cortes.

For four years, Alba has had a business in her house, selling typical food. She offers her clients food such as fish, chicken with plantains, soups, and other dishes. She is requesting her second loan cycle with the institution for 30,000 Lempiras, to buy food products to stock her business with vegetables, condiments, fish, meat, etc. This will help her to increase and improve her business.

Her goal is to have a stronger business that will provide better income to cover the needs of her family.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Joann S.


This loan is special because:

It supports single mothers raising families on very little income.



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