A loan of $525 helped to buy dried fish, and fish, tuna, and catfish parts for her business.


Yesenia's story

Yesenia, 39 years old, lives in the southern region of Honduras. She lives with her three children and her husband, who works as a merchant and she helps in this work.

Yesenia has a traveling business, in which she distributes her product to different cities in Honduras and out of the country. She needs this loan to buy dried fish, and fish, tuna, and catfish parts to satisfy her customers' needs. Yesenia hopes that with this loan, her sales will grow because she will buy a large variety of products. This way, she will satisfy her family's needs.

Yesenia's plans for the future are to continue to grow her business and to give her children a better education so that they will be good people.

Choluteca, Honduras - November 2012

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amy Polenske



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