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Margarita Pastrana
Señora Margarita Pastrana M. is 34 years old and lives with her domestic partner, Señor Rigoberto Javier Flores. They have one son. They don't have their own house, but have been living where they are renting for four years. He is a construction worker and she works from her home as a seamstress for people from the neighborhood. She needs this loan to buy a new sewing machine because the one she has is almost useless. Their goal is to be able to get a house and thus have a better quality of life. That is her greatest dream in this life and she says that by working hard she is going to achieve it.
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la señora Margarita Pastrana M. tiene 34 años de edad, vive en union libre con el señor Rigoberto Javier Flores, tienen un hijo, ellos no tienen casa, estan rentando desde hace 04 años. El se dedica a la albañileria y ella costura en su casa a las personas del barrio, necesita el prestamo pàra comprar una maquina nueva de costurar por que la que tiene casi ya no le sirve.
la meta de ellos es poder coprar una casa y asi tener una mejor calidad de vida, ese es su mayor sueño en esta vida y dice que trabajando duro lo va a poder cumplir.

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
  • 88
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,845,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Margarita Pastrana to buy a new sewing machine, thread and buttons.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 29, 2009
Jul 29, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 16, 2010