A loan of $250 helped to buy corn, firewood and lime powder.

Eduarda's story

For the last 10 years Eduarda has built up her tortilla sales business. With her husband's help, who helps her buy corn and firewood, Eduarda has managed to also sell "frito de cerdo" (fried pork dish) and "buñuelos de yuca" (fried donut-like, manioc-based pastry); this has produced higher profits for her.

Eduarda will use these funds to buy corn, firewood and lime powder.

She has had previous loans that she used to expand her business.

Eduarda and her family dream with getting their younger children ahead. She also has a goal of expanding her business into the sale of "cuajada" (a cheese-like dairy product).

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz

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