A loan of $275 helped purchase corn, wood, and lime for her business..


Maria Estela's story

María Estela is 33 years old. She and her husband have five children who are dependent, and live with them in the community of San Lorenzo in southern Honduras. María Estela has been selling tortillas for 5 years, and her clients are friends, neighbors, and people who come by to buy her products.

She is requesting the loan because she wants to capitalize her business by buying the raw materials needed to produce tortillas such as corn, wood, and lime.

María is very happy to keep working with Prisma. Her dream is to improve her home.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - February 2013

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Victoria Estrada



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