A loan of $775 helped to buy supplies such as condiments, meat, rice, beans, shortening, etc. to prepare the food she sells.


Esmeralda's story

Esmeralda is 39 years old. She is married and has 2 children, and she lives in the city of Tela, Atlantida. Esmeralda is a very enterprising woman. Three years ago, she started her own business preparing and selling food and beverages. She sells breakfast, lunch and snacks. She serves her customers all day. She has been able to keep her business growing thanks to her good management and by reinvesting her profits. This has allowed her to serve more customers and to become well-known. Currently, she is requesting a loan to buy supplies such as condiments, meat, rice, shortening, beans, etc., to prepare and sell her food. Her goal is to make her business grow, provide a good education to her children, and improve the conditions of her household.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Patricia Linderman



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