A loan of $800 helped to buy firewood and some pigs for his business.


Benicio Alcides's story

Benicio is 31 years old. He lives with his spouse and their daughter in the city of San Lorenzo, Honduras. For a long time he has raised pigs for slaughter and sold dry firewood for business that make candies, tortillas and food. He does this in his car, travelling from Fray Lázaro to Choluteca to sell his products.

Benicio is asking for the loan to buy firewood and some pigs to raise, since these are the businesses he does to get his family ahead.

Benicio, with the support of this loan, intends on getting ahead in his activites raising pigs and selling firewood. He is a good client and a hardworking and responsible man in his work and commitments. Among Benicio's dreams are having a good house for him and his family.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - Junio del 2012

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ellen Donohue



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