A loan of $275 helped to buy corn, firewood and lime powder.


Iris's story

Iris, 32, lives with her husband and four children who depend on her. She lives in her house located in the city of San Lorenzo in the southern part of Honduras. Her activity has been selling tortillas for the last six years; her customers are friends and neighbors from the community where she lives.
Iris is a hardworking woman who very much wants to move her family forward. She’s requesting the loan to buy corn, firewood and lime powder. With support from the loan she’s going to invest more in the business and will have higher profits that she’ll use to continue investing in the business to get ahead with her family. Iris’ dream is to make some home improvements.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - November, 2012

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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