A loan of $225 helped to buy: rice, beans, sugar, oil, toilet paper and soap.


Yamileth Del Socorro's story

Yamileth is from the city of Boaco. She is 37, married and the mother of two children. Yamileth is in the sales trade and works selling tortillas and is the owner of a mini store. She started selling tortillas in her house. With the proceeds of the tortilla sales, she opened her mini store at the age of 33. She has the help of her husband and son, who she supports economically.

She expects to supply her business in order to satisfy the need of her customers and obtain better income. She is applying for this loan to buy: rice, beans, sugar, oil, toilet paper and soap. Her next plan is to improve the infrastructure of her house. Her future goal is to convert her mini store into a larger one. The loan will help her a lot given that she will obtain more income.

Translator profile picture

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Alex Martin


Loan details


Lenders and lending teams



Loan details