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A loan of $525 helped to buy stock merchandise for his store.


David Orlando's story

Young David is 21. He’s single and has no dependent children. He lives in his parents’ house in San Lorenzo in the southern part of Honduras.

David has a grocery store where he sells rice, beans, lard, corn, cornmeal and soft-drinks. He’s asking for 15000 lempiras to buy lard, corn, cornmeal, beans, and soft-drinks. With this purchase, David will be able to have more profits thus improving both his and his mother’s quality of life that has always supported him in his schooling and with his decisions.

David’s plans are to invest the loan in his business and make it grow. He also dreams with building a house so that when he gets married he won’t have to rent a house for his family.

San Lorenzo, Honduras – March, 2012

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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