A loan of $275 helped to buy bananas, potatoes, yucas, onions, tomatoes, patastes, rice, cheese, and butter for her business.


Dora's story

Dora is 45 and has a dependent son. She lives with her husband in their house in San Lorenzo is southern Honduras. For six years, Dora's business has been selling beverages, candies, and new underwear as a street vendor, visiting local residents to sell them her merchandise. Dora also sells tacos, enchiladas, and beverages on Saturdays and Sundays. She is hardworking and strives every day to provide for her family.

Dora is applying for a loan to buy bananas, potatoes, yucas, onions, tomatoes, patastes, rice, cheese, butter, and underwear to sell. She hopes to improve her financial situation with this loan. She is pleased to continue working with Prism. Her dream is to make improvements to her house.


San Lorenzo, Honduras - March 2013

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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