A loan of $950 helped to purchase butter, rice, sugar, beans, sauces, pasta, salt, bread, cookies, etc. for his market.


Faustino's story

Faustino is 62 years old. He lives with his wife, and does not have any dependent children. He lives in the community of San Lorenzo, a valley in southern Honduras. He has his own home and for 11 years has been selling groceries, drinks and vegetables. He also sells pork. Faustino also works in construction; he rents apartments. His customers are his friends, neighbors and passersby on the road that leads towards the hospital.

Faustino is requesting the loan to purchase butter, rice, sugar, beans, sauces, pasta, salt, bread, cookies, etc., as well as to make some home improvements. With the support of this loan, he hopes to improve his income and his business. He is very pleased to continue working with Prisma.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - July 2014

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Amanda Fried



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