A loan of $525 helped to buy pants, dresses, skirts, blouses, shirts, bathing suits, etc. for her business.

Jacinta's story

Jacinta is fifty-five years old and has two children that are dependent on her. She lives with her children in her own house in the community of San Lorenzo, a valley in southern Honduras.

Jacinta has made a living for fifteen years in the business of selling clothing. She sells door to door and has two people that sell her the merchandise. Her customer base is made up of friends and other individuals who have been her clients for many years. Jacinta is a very hardworking person with dreams to move ahead with her family.

She is requesting a loan in order to buy new clothing, like pants, dresses, skirts, blouses, shirts, bathing suits, etc. Mother's Day is coming and she has many orders that she would like to fill. Jacinta hopes that her economic condition will improve a little. Her dream is to have her business well-stocked.

San Lorenzo, Hondras - April 2013

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Christina Mellace

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