A loan of $450 helped the purchase of firewood and ingredients to make tamales.


Maria Dolores's story

María is 51 years old and lives in the town of San Francisco Gotero in the Morazán department. She is married and lives with her husband and son. She sells tamales, cornflour drinks, and pineapple bread (sweets).

She sells firewood and during the week she makes the tamales, cornflour drink, and pineapple bread. She sells the products door to door in nearby areas. She is requesting the loan to buy firewood, products to make tamales, and continue with her business. This will contribute with improving sales.

Her dream is continue working to improve her quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Susan Garza


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