A loan helped to buy products for her grocery store, such as basic grains, dairy products, meat, cleaning products, etc.


Esperanza Elisabeth's story

Esperanza, 52, is single and has three children. She lives with her family in the Trujillo municipality, Colón department. Previously, she was a teacher. Three years ago, she started a business selling groceries and food at night. She sells basic grains, dairy products, meat, cleaning products, etc. She sells the products at the house where she lives.

Esperanza is requesting a loan with ODEF for 30,000 Lempiras to stock her business. This investment will help her buy more products and thus have more variety to offer her customers. Her goals are to be able to have a store with much variety and be able to expand her clientele to have more profits.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Soledad Merlo.


This loan is special because:

It supports single mothers raising families on very little income.



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