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Mirian Yamileth
Mirian, 33, is married and has her own house where she lives with her 4 children. Two of them work, and her husband is a bricklayer who supports the household finances. For 10 years, Mirian has had a business selling used American clothing. She sells her merchandise from place to place in the rural communities and villages of San Lorenzo and its outskirts.

Mirian is requesting a loan to buy pants, blouses, skirts, and children's clothing.

With the support of this loan, Mirian will increase her earnings and have more products to offer to her customers. This way, she will have more money to buy the products she needs to continue to sell, and to buy what she needs for her family.

Mirian's wish is to improve her business, making it bigger and more profitable.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - July 2012
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La señora Mirian de 33 años de edad es casada tiene casa propia vive con sus cuatro hijos, dos de ellos trabajan, su esposo es albañil y le apoya económicamente en su hogar, Doña Mirian se dedica desde hace 10 años al negocio de venta de ropa americana usada, esta actividad la realiza de manera ambulante en los caseríos y aldeas de San Lorenzo y sus alrededores.
Doña Mirian solicita el préstamo para comprar pantalones, blusas, faldas, ropa de niño.
Con el apoyo del préstamo Doña Mirian mejorara sus ganancias y por ende tendrá mas producto que ofrecer a sus clientes, y así tendrá mas dinero para comprar el producto que necesita para seguir vendiendo y comprar lo que necesita para su familia.
El deseo de Doña Mirian es mejorar su negocio hacerlo mas grande y mas rentable.
San Lorenzo, Honduras - Julio 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
  • 86
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,205,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Mirian Yamileth to buy pants, blouses, skirts, and children's clothing.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 5, 2012
Aug 5, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2013