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Karla Suyapa
Karla T. is a businesswoman and currently manufactures and sells chicharras and chicharrones (fried pork rinds). She has 5 years of experience in this activity and it is remarkable that during this time she was able to manage her business. Her living conditions have since improved and according to Karla, her clientele has increased significantly.

Karla makes the products in her home and then distributes them in the market in the city of Danli. Most customers in this market prefer Karla's products for their good flavor as well as the amount contained in each bag.

Karla is married and the mother of three children who currently attend primary school. She told us that they are excellent students and this encourages her to do more business to continue providing education for her children, so that in the future they will be good citizens in the community.

She will use this loan to buy pork to make chicharras and chicharrones.
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La Sra. Karla T. es comerciante y actualmente se dedica a la elaboración y venta de chicharra y chicharrones, actividad en la que cuenta con 5 cinco años de experiencia y es notable que durante este tiempo a sabido administrar su negocio ya que sus condiciones de vida se ve que han mejorado y en la actualidad según Karla su clientela a aumentado notablemente.
Karla elabora el producto en su casa de habitación y luego lo distribuye en el mercado de la ciudad de Danli, la mayoría de los clientes de este mercado prefieren el producto de Karla por el buen sabor que este tiene y la cantidad que contiene cada bolsa.
Karla es casada y es madre de tres hijos los que en la actualidad están cursando sus estudios primarios y según nos comento son excelentes alumnos y esto le da aliento para esforzarse mas en su negocio y de esta forma continuar brindándole los estudios a sus hijos para que en un futuro sean personas de bien para la comunidad.
el credito lo utilizara para la compra de lonja de cerdo para la fabricacion de las chicharras y los chicharrones.

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
  • 29
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,936,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Karla Suyapa to buy pork rinds to make chicharra and chicharrones (fried pork rinds).
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 2, 2010
Nov 17, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2011