A loan of $275 helped to buy underwear, t-shirts, shirts, and swimsuits for his business.


Carlos Humberto's story

Carlos is 25 years old and single. He lives with his father, and they have had a business of selling new clothes for two years. It is located in the San Lorenzo community in the southern part of Honduras.

He makes his sales in an itinerant manner in the neighborhoods and settlements in San Lorenzo.

Carlos is requesting 5,000 lempiras to buy underwear, shirts, t-shirts, and swimsuits. The area’s fair is coming, and he has various orders from his customers. With the support of this loan he will continue working and improving his business and his quality of life. He needs this loan to stock a little more merchandise.

Carlos’ dream is to continue working and improving his business. He also dreams of building his own house.

San Lorenzo, Honduras – July, 2012.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish



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