Azucena is 45 years old and lives with her husband in the village of Corinto. She works selling products for daily consumption. She has a small grocery store in a room of her house. Her business is open Monday through Sunday from 6am until 8pm. She will use her loan to buy various grocery items, milk, sausages and basic grains. She hopes to supply her business for the Christmas season. Her goal is to have a good general store that sells a bit of everything.
Doña Azucena tiene 45 años de edad, vive con su esposo en la aldea Corinto y se dedica a la venta de productos de consumo diario, tiene una pulperia en su casa de habitacion, su negocio lo abre de lunes a domingo de 6am a 8pm, utilizara el credito para la compra de abarroteria, lacteos, embutidos y granos basicos, desea surtir su negocio para la epoca de navidad. Su meta es tener una buena pulperia en donde venda de todo.
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.