A loan of $750 helped to buy rice, sugar, coffee, beans, bread, eggs, sauces, milk products, churros, beverages, and more for her business.


Karen Suyapa's story

Karen, 31, is married and lives with her husband and two children in a rented house. She has operated a small grocery store for four years, and she sells all kinds of basic food items. She is hardworking and enterprising and wants to succeed.

Karen has applied for a loan to buy rice, sugar, coffee, beans, bread, eggs, sauces, milk products, churros, beverages, and other basic food items. With this loan, Karen will try to increase her income and inventory so that she can achieve higher profits, which will help her provide for her family and fund her projects. She dreams of owning a house.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - September 2013

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer



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