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Silvia Maribel
Silvia Maribel M., age 26, lives in the Reparto por Bajo neighborhood. She sells breakfast, lunch, and sweets. Her business, an eatery, is called “Las Gemelas” (The Twins). The business is located in the San Pablo Market in the capital city.

Her business is open every day from seven in the morning until five in the afternoon. First she starts cleaning, and then she makes the food.

She will use the loan to buy an industrial stove. She will do this to make the food quicker and in greater quantities. This will help her in her work, and she will serve her customers more quickly.
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la Sra. Silvia Maribel M. tiene 26 años de edad, vive en el Barrio el Reparto por Bajo y se dedica a la venta de desayunos, almuerzos y golosinas, su negocio opera bajo el nombre de Comedor “LAS GEMELAS”, el cual esta ubicado en el MERCADO SAN PABLO de la ciudad capital, su comedor lo abre desde las 7 de la mañana hasta las 5 de la tarde todos los dias, primero comienza con el aseo y luego con la preparacion de las comidas.

el credito lo utilizara para la compra de una estufa industrial para hacer mas rapido sus comidas y en mayor cantidad, esto le vendra a facilitar su trabajo y despachar mas rapido a sus clientes.

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

  • $4,200
    Average annual income
  • 27
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,199,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Silvia Maribel to buy an industrial stove.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 16, 2011
Mar 18, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2012