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A loan of $650 helped to buy women's, men's and children's clothing.


Domitila De Jesus's story

Domitila de Jesús, 51, lives in the city of Choluteca’s Brisas del Sur neighborhood. Domitila is an enterprising woman who is dedicated to her business which is sales of American clothing. She’s been in this line of work for more than 7 years. She sells the clothes at home and also in various firms in the city of Choluteca. Domitila rises at 6am every day to tend to her customers.

Domitila is the mother of two children who are adults and sometimes help her out economically. She will use the loan to buy clothing because the Christmas season is near and that’s when she sells the most but she doesn’t have enough capital at the moment to buy more clothes. In her free time she attends church and raises chickens.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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