A loan of $1,050 helped with the purchase of sodas, juices, malts, milks, cheese, eggs, rice, beans, bread, cookies, cooking oil, toilet paper, chicken, cold cuts, tomato sauce, spaghetti etc, for her business.


Floridalma's story

Señora Floridalma is 40 years old and lives with her children in her home in the community of San Lorenzo, in the south of Honduras. She has made her living for the last ten years selling general grocery items.
Doña Floridalma's business is open from Monday to Sunday. Her customers are neighbors and friends who stop by on a daily basis.
Doña Floridalma is requesting the loan to purchase more food products like sodas, juice, malts, milk, cheese, eggs, rice, beans, bread, cookies, cooking oil, toilet paper, chicken, cold cuts, tomato sauce, spaghetti etc. With the help of this loan, she plans to increase her inventory and also her sales volume.
Doña Floridalma's dream is to see her two children graduate and obtain university degrees.

San Lorenzo, Honduras –April, 2013.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Marni Siegal



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