A loan of $1,050 helped to buy cabbages, meat, flour, butter, corn flour, condiments, disposable plates and bags and soft drinks for her business.


Noemy's story

Noemy is 56 years old, she is single with two dependent children. She owns her own home in the community of San Lorenzo, in the south of Honduras.

For several years Noemy has made and sold fast food such as tacos, enchiladas, lunches, dinners, soft drinks. Her customers prefer her because of the quality and her attention to her business.

Noemy is an entrepreneurial woman with a desire to get ahead. With the support of this loan of 20,000 Honduran Lempiras she intends to fulfil the capital needs of her business. She wishes to buy wholesale raw materials such as cabbages, meat, flour, butter, corn flour, condiments, disposable plates and bags and soft drinks, to prepare the food she makes.

She has had several previous loans, and is very happy to continue working with Prisma and Kiva. Her dream is to further improve her house.

San Lorenzo, Honduras – April 2014

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Katharine Urwin



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