A loan of $800 helped to buy ingredients such as: rice, meat, chicken, vegetables, drinks, corn, etc.


Dora Elena's story

Dora Elena is 36 years old. She lives in a house with her two children, aged 13 and 16. They are in school. Dora is a hardworking woman who struggles to get her beloved family ahead everyday. She works selling a variety of products, such as: tortillas, drinks and lunches. She is well known in the area thanks to her friendliness and the good and sanitary food she sells. She is a responsible and trustworthy woman who above all has an enterprising vision, since she dreams of making her business flourish. That is why she has decided to ask for this loan to invest in her business and buy ingredients such as: rice, meat, chciken, vegetables, drinks, corn, etc. as well as other necessary items to make the delicious dishes and tortillas that she offers to her customers. With this, she hopes to improve her and her family's quality of life.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue



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