A loan of $800 helped to buy doors, windows, trellises, cement, gravel, stone, and more for her business.


Irma Margarita's story

Irma is 62 years old and single. She does not have any children who depend on her. Irma lives in her own house and for several years has had a business renting out rooms. Irma's customers are friends and other people. She is very hard-working and has a strong will to prosper. Irma is applying for this loan to buy doors, windows, trellises, cement, gravel, stone, and more, in order to improve her rooms and to be able to provide her customers with a more comfortable space. With this support, Irma hopes to improve her business and, as a result, to increase her earnings, which will help her to prosper. Her dream is to have her own home. Tegucigalpa, Honduras. May 2013.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Iain Gaw



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