A loan of $225 helped to buy dried fish, yucca plant, bananas, onions, chili peppers, pataste (mild broccoli), potatoes, etc. for her business.


Deisy's story

Deisy, 45, lives with her husband and dependent son in the community of San Lorenzo, a valley in southern Honduras. She has her own house and been in business for ten years selling fresh groceries, vegetables and also fish. Deisy and her husband help each other economically and their customers are their friends, people who visit them daily and also the members of their church. Deisy is a hard-working, humble woman who is very determined to provide for her minor son who is in school. She is requesting a loan to buy dried fish, yucca plant, bananas, onions, chili peppers, pataste (mild broccoli), potatoes, etc., to make fish soup and sell tamales and soup in the summer. With the help of the loan she will be able to cover her financial needs. Deisy is very happy to continue working with Prisma. Her goal is to renovate her house. San Lorenzo, Honduras - March, 2013

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess



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