A loan of $925 helped to buy soft drinks, juice, cookies, bread, butter, beans, sugar, rice, oil, pasta, sauces, salt, ice, etc. for her business.


Mirza Elizabeth's story

Mirza is a young woman of 24 who lives with her two children in a neighborhood of San Lorenzo in the south of Honduras. For five years, Mirza has been selling all kinds of food products.

Mirza sells her products from Monday to Sunday. Her customers are neighbors and friends who shop with her because she is friendly and provides good customer service. Mirza is requesting this loan to buy food products such as soft drinks, juice, cookies, bread, butter, beans, sugar, rice, oil, pasta, sauces, salt, ice, etc. With the support of this loan, she plans to further increase her inventory. She will also increase her turnover as she will have all kinds of products available to sell to her customers.

Mirza's dream is to have a well-stocked business where her customers can find all kinds of products.

San Lorenzo, Honduras. February 2013.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Linda Oxnard



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