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Maria Nelsy
María Nelsy is 55 years old and has been married for 22 years. She has four children (ages 22, 28, 30, and 32) and lives in San Manuel Cortes.

Doña María is a hardworking woman. Ten years ago, she began selling basic food products such as sugar, beans, meat, salt, rice, eggs, chicken, soft drinks, donuts, candy, and other items. She attends to her customers every day with the help of her husband. This business is located in a place that is accessible for her customers.

This is the eighth loan she has requested so that she can stock her business each day. With the income she has earned, María has been able to sustain her family and achieve a better quality of life. In her house, there is a connected apartment that she rents out in order to generate extra income.

Her dream is to keep her business well-stocked and use the profits to build additional apartments so that she can earn more income in the future.

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Maria Nelsy, tiene 55 años de edad, casada desde hace 22 años, tiene 4 hijos de 22, 28, 30 y 32 años de edad, vive en San Manuel Cortes.
Doña María es una señora muy trabajadora, tiene 10 años de haber iniciado su negocio de venta de productos de la canasta básica familiar, como azúcar, frijoles, carnes, sal, arroz, huevos, pollo, refrescos, churros confites etc. Atiende a sus clientes todo el día juntamente con la ayuda de su esposo. Este negocio esta ubicado en un lugar accesible para los clientes.
Este es su octavo préstamo que a solicitado para surtir cada día mas su negocio, del cual a logrado obtener los ingresos para el sostenimiento de la familia y una mejor calidad de vida. en su casa hay un apartamento anexado y lo tiene alquilado de allí tiene otros ingresos.
Su sueño es mantener su negocio más surtido y de las utilidades construir apartamentos para obtener más ingresos en un futuro.

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
  • 93
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,206,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.0
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Maria Nelsy to buy sugar, beans, meat, salt, rice, eggs, chicken, soft drinks, donuts, candy, and other items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 4, 2011
Nov 12, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2012