A loan of $800 helped compra de loteria menor y mayo en pliegos.


Maria De La Cruz's story

Maria de la Cruz sells lottery tickets for the grand and small Honduran lottery. She’s been doing this for 20 years. She buys once a week and sells from Thursday to Sunday in the central park in Tegucigalpa. Thanks to the income she receives. She’s managed to move her children ahead. She depends on her husband to cover the household expenses.

She will use the money from this loan to buy lottery tickets and be able to increase her income. Christmas is approaching and it’s during this season when her sales increase. She wants to be prepared to meet her cousin’s demands.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Hugo Reyes



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