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Brenda Esperanza
Brenda is a young woman who lives in a southern district of San Lorenzo. She is married with two children and the family lives in Brenda’s parents’ house.

For 11 years now her work has consisted in making and selling bread, doughnuts, dairy products, ice-lollies and fresh juices. She travels around the local area selling her products in nearby villages and neighbourhoods. She goes out very early to sell her products to schools and households. She is applying for a loan so that she can buy firewood, sugar, eggs, bread, dairy products etc.

Brenda aims to use the income generated by her business to send her children to school and buy them what they need so that they never want for anything. She would also like to grow her business so that she can increase her profits.

Brenda’s dream is to have her own house and to grow her business so that it is stable and she is able to provide her children with a better quality of life.


San Lorenzo, Honduras - March 2012
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La joven Brenda residente en una colonia al sur San Lorenzo, ella vive con su esposo y sus 2 hijos, además ella y su familia viven en casa de sus padres.
Ella se dedica desde hace ya unos 11 años al negocio de venta y elaboración de pan, rosquillas, venta de lácteos, paletas y jugos naturales, su venta es ambulante en los caseríos y barrios aledaños a su comunidad, muy temprano visita escuelas, y viviendas para vender sus producto, y solicita el préstamo para compra de leña, azúcar, huevos, pan, lácteos, etc.
Brenda con las utilidades que genere en su negocio desea mandar a sus hijos a la escuela y comprarles lo necesario para que ha ellos no les falte nada, y también desea incrementar el negocio para así tener mejores ganancias.
El sueño de Brenda es tener su propia casa y que su negocio crezca y sea estable para darles una mejor calidad de vida a sus hijos.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - Marzo del 2012

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
  • 74
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,656,500
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $375 helped Brenda Esperanza to buy firewood, eggs, flour, sugar, milk and other products for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 29, 2012
Listed
Mar 18, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 15, 2012