A loan of $500 helped to buy cream, perfume, shirts, blouses, skirts and pants for her business.


Gladys's story

Gladys is 58 years old, single, and has 4 children who depend on her. She lives in San Lorenzo, in the south of Honduras. She has her own home and for 10 years she has sold cosmetics, underwear, and clothing for women and men.

Gladys also sells pork from pigs she raises and then sells. Her sales are from house to house in the neighborhoods and communities of Nacaome. she is a very hard-working woman, honest, with wishes of helping her family get ahead. She has had to fight hard in order to be successful, support her children, and be a good example of fight and perseverance for others.

Gladys is asking for a loan to buy creams, perfumes, shirts, blouses, skirts, and pants. With the support from this loan she will improve her business and better serve her customers. she is very content to continue working with PRISMA, as this is her third loan.

Gladys dreams of improving her business and home. San Lorenzo, Honduras - August 2013.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Cindy Kendall



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