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A loan of $350 helped to buy merchandise.


Dora Maribel's story

Dora, 40, is married and has two children. She lives with them and with her husband in the municipality of Choloma, Cortes. Dora was employed in a private firm but when she lost her job she decided to start selling merchandise like clothes, decorations, costume jewelry, piñatas and second-hand items. She started this activity seven months ago and already has regular customers.

She’s requesting a loan for 7,000 Lempiras to stock up on merchandise like infant wear and linens like sheets and mattress covers to increase inventory and income. Her plan is to open a variety store.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Polliz



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