A loan of $1,250 helped to purchase products like meat, sodas, basic grains, sugar, bread, candies, sausages, and other groceries to stock her store.


Silvia Edith's story

Silvia is 38 years old. She lives with her common-law partner with whom she has three children. She lives in the town of Choloma Cortes. For 15 years she has had a grocery store business where she sells basic grains, meats, sausages, sugar, flour, churros, eggs, condiments, refreshments, etc. She has this business in her house and it is her fountain of income to help with the home expenses. She has decided to request another loan of 25,000 lempiras, this being her third cycle, which she will invest in the purchase of products like meat, sodas, basic grains, sugar, bread, candies, sausages and other groceries to stock her store. She has a goal of achieving economic stability.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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