A loan of $4,650 helped a member to buy a solar energy system for his home.


G.s Rio Group's story

Sr. Francisco has a business of selling fuel and soft drinks. He owns a house and has two children who are dependent on him. Don Francisco lives in a community in Trojes, which is in eastern Honduras. He is requesting a loan so that he can buy a solar energy system because the town where he lives does not receive electricity service. Francisco hopes this investment will be of great help and improve a little his quality of life and that of his family. He also hopes to contribute to the environment by using renewable energy.

Doña Maricela has been selling groceries for several years.

Doña María is also in the grocery business.

Don Saúl Edgardo is in the transportation business.

Trojes, Honduras – July 30, 2014

In this group: Francisco Ernesto, Maria Teresa, Maricela Del Carmen, Saul Edgardo

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Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Ronan Reodica.



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