A loan of $500 helped to buy drinks, sweets and other products such as sweet bread, etc. to increase sales.


Ana Yesenia's story

Ana, 32, has a ninth grade education. She and her common-law husband have three children, ages 17, 12 and five, who are all in school.

She has been selling clothing for three years, but one year ago decided to sell breads. She learned the trade on her own initiative because she is a good cook. Her business is set up at home where she has a small store and works alone.

The loan she is requesting is to buy drinks, sweets and other products such as sweet bread, etc This will increase her sales and help keep her customers.

She wants to have a well-known business and use her profits to renovate her home, contribute to household expenses and give her children a good education. In the future, she would like to set up a coffee shop at home.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Sherry Bess



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