Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Paula Ramona
Mrs. Paula lives in the community of Venecia in the city of Choluteca in southern Honduras, which is one of the warmest parts of the country. She lives with her two daughters and her husband who is a taxi driver and supports her in her commitments.

She is a very hard worker and very dedicated to her businesses, which she has been in for 24 years. Every day she makes a great effort to grow in her activities and have a better quality of life. On this occasion she wants to use the loan to buy corn, beans, meat, sugar, rice and soft drinks for her grocery store, as well as buy fabric and thread for her sewing business.
View original language description ↓
La señora Paula vive en la colonia Venecia de la ciudad de Choluteca, en el sur de Honduras, una de las zonas más calientes del país. Junto con ella viven sus dos hijas y su esposo que es taxista y la apoya en sus compromisos.
Es una persona muy luchadora muy dedicada a sus negocios, actividad que realiza desde hace 24 años. Cada día que pasa trabaja muy fuerte para así de esta manera crecer en sus negocios y tener una mejor calidad de vida. En esta ocasión invertirá los recursos de este préstamo en la compra de maíz, frijoles, carnes, azúcar, arroz y refrescos para su pulpería, y también invertirá en telas, hilos y en cremalleras para su sastrería.

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
  • 27
    View loans »
    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,936,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Paula Ramona to buy rice, meat and sugar for her grocery store, and thread and fabric for her sewing business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 9, 2012
Feb 29, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2012