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Melnyk Hshley
Melnyk lives in the small village of El Cerro de Marcovia with her son. She is a hard-working woman who is committed to her business. She sells new clothes and women's handbags. She started her business two years ago. Melnyk makes her sales in the community in which she lives and on weekends she travels to the communities of Los Llanitos and Renacer where she has many customers who order clothes and handbags from her. She sells her products on credit.

Melnyk will use her loan to buy merchandise as she has a lot of orders but doesn't have enough capital to stock up with merchandise. She needs the profits from her business to cover her household expenses.
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La señora Melnyk vive en la aldea El Cerro de Marcovia, ahi vive con su hijo, Melnyk es una mujer trabajadora y dedicada a su negocio, se dedica a la venta de ropa nueva y carteras para dama, su negocio tiene 2 años de haberlo iniciado, sus ventas las realiza en la cominidad en donde vive y los fines de semana viaja a las comunidades de Los Llanitos y Renacer, ahi tiene muchos clientes que le encargan ropa y carteras, sus ventas las hace al credito.
el prestamo lo utilizara para la compra de mercaderia ya que tiene muchos pedidos y no tiene el capital suficiente abastecerse de mercaderia.
las ganancias las necesita para cubrir los gastos del hogar.

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
  • $9,205,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Melnyk Hshley to buy pants, t-shirts, blouses, shirts and handbags.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 17, 2011
Sep 23, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012