A loan of $775 helped improve the infrastructure of her business premises.

Yelba Rosa's story

Yelba lives in the 3-80 neighborhood. She is is married and she is 47 years old. She has a 16-year-old son, who is in middle school. Her husband is a merchant and driver of his own taxi. Yelba's business is the sales of nacatamales (Honduran tamales). She started by selling soup on Sundays at her house, but she decided to make good use of her seasoning skills ans she started selling nacatamales two years ago.

She plans to use the requested loan in her business, since she wants to improve the infrastructure of the place where she sells the nacatamales and to be able to improve the service to her clients. She hopes that with this business she will be able to her fulfill dream of being able to provide the education to her son so he can be a person of good to society.

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ana Gabriela Clark

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