A loan of $400 helped to buy potatoes, cooking bananas, onion, flour, corn, wood and meat for her business.


Asuncion Agustina's story

Asunción is 41 years old. She lives with her husband and three children in her house. For the past 6 years she has been selling sweets, bread and tamales. She sells door-to-door. Asunción's clients are her friends and people who she visits daily or who visit her at her home. She is a hard-working woman who wants to get ahead. Her neighbors and others regard her as a good example of a worker and someone who will get ahead.

Asunción has requested a loan to buy potatoes, cooking bananas, onion, flour, corn, wood and chickens. With the help of this loan she wants to improve her business and in the end improve her quality of life. She is very pleased to continue working with Prisma. This is her 7th loan. Asunción's dream is to improve her business and construct her own home.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - October 2013.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer leonardo



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