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Erlinda
Erlinda, age 53, is a single mother. She has five children between the ages of 13 and 22. Three of her children are currently in school. She lives in a rural village in the Santa Rita Yoro municipality.

Erlinda works full time in her business, a grocery store. She buys and sells dairy products, basic grains, and meat. She started her business with a loan for four thousand (4,000) lempiras, and she bought chicken. She has currently managed to increase the number of products that she offers for sale.

She has now received her seventh loan with ODEF, and it is for 16,000 lempiras. She will use the loan to buy dairy products and basic needs products.

She is pleased because ODEF trusts her by offering her financial opportunities.

Her goal for the future is to improve her household’s financial situation and to continue supporting her children’s education.
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La señora Erlinda, tiene 53 años de edad, es madre soltera, tiene 5 hijos entre las edades de 13 a 22 años, en la actualidad 3 de sus hijos están estudiando, ella vive en una aldea rural del Municipio de Santa Rita Yoro,
Doña Erlinda trabaja a tiempo completo en su negocio de pulpería, donde se dedica a la compra y venta de productos lácteos, granos básicos y carnes.
Inicio su negocio con un prestamos de cuatro mil Lempiras (l.4,000.00) con el cual comenzó a vender carne de pollo, en la actualidad ha logrado aumentar la oferta de otros productos.
Actualmente obtuvo su séptimo préstamo con ODEF por la cantidad de L.16,000.00 el cual será invertido en la compra de productos lácteos y productos de la canasta básica familiar.
Ella se siente satisfecha porque considera que ODEF le tiene confianza al brindarle oportunidades de financiamiento.
Su meta a futuro es mejorar las condiciones económicas de su hogar y continuar apoyando a sus hijos en la educación.

Additional Information

About Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A.

This loan is administered by Organización de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino Financiera, S.A. (ODEF), a Kiva Field Partner in Honduras. A leader in the microfinance sector since 1985, ODEF strives to combat poverty by offering a wide array of financial services to low-income men and women. The organization works with its parent NGO, ODEF OPD, to provide training and technical assistance to impoverished microentrepreneurs. By incorporating the entire family unit in this process, ODEF OPD aims to improve the standard of living through the creation of profitable enterprises. Visit ODEF’s partner page for more information.

About Honduras

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 83
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,845,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.0
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $850 helped Erlinda to buy dairy products and basic needs products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
18 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 18, 2011
Listed
Oct 26, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Covered
Ended:
Feb 15, 2013