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Marta Leticia
Marta has a small general store where she sells basic products of daily consumption such as rice, sugar, beans, soft drinks, and others. Her business is located in the San Francisco neighborhood; she opens her business at 7 in the morning and closes at 10 at night. She also makes snacks to sell in her business like tacos, enchiladas, fried plantains, and pastries. She needs a loan to purchase more products wholesale to be able to obtain better earnings; she travels twice a week to the market to purchase her products. She tells us that her biggest wish is to be able to finish building her house. She is very friendly and always attends to her clients with a smile.
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la sra. Marta tiene una pequeña pulperia, en la cual vende productos basicos de consumo diario como ser arroz, azucar, frijoles, refrescos, entre otros. su negocio esta ubicado en la colonia San Francisco, su negocio lo abre desde las 7 de la mañana hasta las 10 de la noche, tambien ella en su negocio hace golosinas para vender como ser tacos, enchiladas, tajadas de platano fritas y pastelitos. ella necesita el credito para comprar mas productos al por mayor y asi obtener mejores ganancias, ella se mueve dos veces por semana al mercado a comprar su producto, nos cuenta ella que su mayor deseo es poder terminar de construir su casa, ella es muy amable y siempre atiende a sus clientes con una sonrisa.

Additional Information

Prisma Honduras, S.A.

This loan is administered by Prisma Honduras. Prisma is one of Kiva's first field partners in Central America and has funded over 2,500 entrepreneurs through Kiva since 2008. Prisma funds smaller than average loans for micro-entrepreneurs to help them grow businesses in urban and rural areas. To improve living conditions in Honduras, the organization strives to empower women who lack access to traditional financial services, and promotes solar panels to deliver clean, affordable electricity to rural areas. Through its four branches in southern and central Honduras, Prisma provides access to financial products to some of the poorest and most isolated communities in the country.

About Honduras

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 105
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,207,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Marta Leticia to purchase beans, churros, soft drinks, juices, canned goods, pastas, canned soups, sugar, rice, milk, coffee, cookies, bread, candies, lard, butter, tortillas, and margarine.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 14, 2009
Jul 16, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2010