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Rosa Elena
Rosa Elena, 41, is a single mother of five children who are 16, 14, 12, 10, and 6 years old; all attend school. She lives with them in La Lopez in Choloma, Cortes. Rosa’s income producing business is a sewing workshop. She set it up at home ten years ago. The types of things she makes are: bed sets, shirts and curtains. She says that she finds quite a few customers so her items sell well. This business has helped her cover household expenses. She says that having her own business has also made it possible for her to spend more time watching over her children. She works from 10am until 5pm.

She’s asking for a 10000 lempira loan to buy raw materials like fabric, clasps, buttons, thread, etc. to make her articles of clothing and to be able to stay in business offering her customers quality products.

Her goal is that her children continue with their studies and to set up a barber shop for her 14 year old son.
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Rosa Elena tiene 41 años de edad, es madre soltera y tiene 5 hijos de 16, 14, 12, 10 y 6 años de edad, todos están estudiando, vive con ellos en la Lopez, Choloma Cortes.
Doña Rosa el negocio que le genera ingresos es un Taller de costura. Lo estableció en su casa hace10 años, las prendas que ella hace son Cameras (ropa de cama), camisas y cortinas. Dice que cuenta con bastante clientela y por lo tanto sus prendas se venden favorablemente. Este negocio le ha ayudado a solventar los gastos del hogar. Dice que trabajar en lo propio le has dado la ventaja de estar al mismo tiempo cuidando a sus hijos. El tiempo que le dedica a su negocio es de 10.00 pm a 5.00 pm.
El préstamo que solicito es de 10,000 lempiras para comprar materia prima como Telas, broches, botones, hilos etc. Para elaborar sus prendas de ropa. y poder seguir trabajando y ofreciendo a sus clientes calidad de producto.
Su meta es que sus hijos sigan estudiando y que su hijo que tiene 14 años poderle establecer una barbería.

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

  • $4,200
    Average annual income
  • 11
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,462,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Rosa Elena to buy sewing supplies.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 14, 2012
Listed
Apr 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Oct 16, 2012