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Marilu
Marilú is 34 years old. She is married and has three children. Her husband works at a security company and they live in the Sosa Lobo neighborhood in the city of Juticalpa, Olancho. Marilú started selling baleadas [ a Honduran delicacy] from her house. Later she decided to start selling candies and snacks. Her daily schedule is from 6:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The advantage is that she has a lot of customers and the only problem she faces is paying the rent for the locale. Marilú is asking for the loan to invst in buying a refrigerator since she needs to be able to sell beverages and water at her business for her customers to have more variety. With the support of this loan, she will be able to get the attention of more customers and continue having an economic activity that will allow her to cover her expenses. Her goal is to have her own locale and thus stop paying rent. Her dream is to build her bouse and help her children to become professionals. This is her first cycle with FAMA and she hopes to make her payments on time.
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Marilú tiene 34 años de edad, es casada y tiene tres hijos, su esposo trabaja en una empresa de servicio de seguridad, ellos residen en la Colonia Sosa Lobo, de la ciudad de Juticalpa, Olancho. Marilú inicio vendiendo baleadas en su casa, luego decidió poner el negocio de venta de golosinas, su horario laboral es de 6:00 am a 5:00 pm, su ventaja es que tiene mucha clientela y el único problema que enfrenta es porque tiene que pagar renta por el local. Marilú esta solicitando el préstamo para invertirlo en la compra de una refrigeradora ya que la necesita para poder vender refrescos y agua en su negocio para así ofrecerles mas variedad a sus clientes. Con el apoyo de este préstamo podrá llamar la atención de más clientes y seguirá teniendo una actividad económica que le permita cubrir sus gastos. Su meta es lograr tener su propio local y así dejar de pagar alquiler, su sueño es poder hacer su casa y ayudar a sus hijos a realizarse profesionalmente. Es su primer ciclo en FAMA y espera cancelar sus cuotas de forma puntual.

Additional Information

About FAMA:

Honduras is one of the poorest countries in the Western Hemisphere with approximately 59% of people living below the poverty line. Familia y Medio Ambiente OPDF (FAMA OPDF) is a Honduran non-profit with no religious or political affiliation. FAMA’s mission is to provide quality and opportune financial services so that men and women have equal opportunities to develop their micro or small businesses, whether they focus on agriculture, manufacturing or services. FAMA operates 13 branches throughout Honduras and serves over 12,500 clients.

About Honduras

  • $4,200
    Average annual income
  • 24
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,148,850
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Marilu to buy a refrigerator.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
May 23, 2012
Listed
Jul 6, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Jun 21, 2013