A loan of $1,175 helped to buy supplies like meat, vegetables, condiments, rice, beans, flour, and lard to make food, and soft drinks and ice cream to sell.

Ondina's story

Ondina, age 28, is married and has two children. She lives in the Arizona municipality in Atlántida.

Ondina has her own business selling food and ice cream. She established her business in her house one year ago. She sells her customers lunches and dinners, soft drinks, and ice cream for dessert.

She has invested various loans in the business in order to keep it stable. She is currently requesting her fourth cycle, which is for 23,000 lempiras. She will use the loan to buy supplies to make the food. She will buy things like meat, vegetables, condiments, rice, beans, soft drinks, and ice cream.

Her goal is to increase sales, to manage to have funds saved, and to give her daughters an education.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ginny Kalish

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