A loan of $800 helped to purchase flour, eggs, boxes of milk, sugar and other products for making her baked goods.


Doris Yolanda's story

Doña Doris is 35-years old. She is married and has one son. She and her family live in the small town of Taulabe, Comayagua.
Doris has a great ability for making baked goods. She started her business on her own and for four years has been making different types of products. She makes pastries, pizza, home-made bread and other flour-based products. She has the business set up in her house and sells in her community and also takes orders. She has grown her business with the help of the loans, which have allowed her to earn the money her household needs.
Doris is currently requesting her ninth loan, which she will invest in raw materials like flour, boxes of milk, sugar, cheese and other items she needs to meet her customers' demands.
Her goal is to expand her business.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marni Siegal



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