A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a milk cow to generate other income.


Hernandez Elio's story

Hernández, is 50 years old, a widower who has two children. They live in the municipality of Yoro. For the past twelve years he has run a business as a street seller, offering a variety of products such as clothing, shoes, plastic articles and bedding. He also likes agriculture and livestock raising. Hernández is asking for a loan of 20,000 Lempiras which he will use to buy a milk cow and also to generate revenue for his business. His dream is to move his business to a strategic location, thereby being able to offer a higher standard of living to his children.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonard delaney



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