A loan helped to buy 20 quintals of corn and a stove to prepare tortillas to sell.


Vilma Esperanza's story

Vilma, is 26 years old and has a partner who is a bricklayer.

Vilma makes and sells tortillas, which she learned from an aunt. The business is located near her home and she works from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm and from 3:00 to 6:30 pm. A sister helps her in this work.

She needs the loan to buy 20 quintals of corn and a stove for making tortillas to sell.

Vilma dreams of improving her house conditions.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Paulo Aguiar.


This loan is special because:

It provides business training to young, unemployed individuals hoping to start a business.



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