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Mary Luz
Marilu is known as a hardworking young woman who is dedicated to her business. She lives with her husband and son in Choluteca, Honduras. Her business is selling clothes, a new activity that she has done at melon, watermelon and sugarcane farms for more than 2 years.

Marilu will invest the loan in her business by buying clothing such as blouses, shirts, children's clothes and underwear. She hopes to improve her activity with the fresh capital and meet her customers' needs. Marilu's plans are to buy a vehicle to go out to sell at other farms further away, since they need her help.

Choluteca, Honduras - August of 2012
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La joven Marilu como es conocida es una persona muy trabajadora dedicada su negocio, vive actualmente con su esposo y 1 hijo en Choluteca Honduras. Su negocio es la venta de ropa nueva actividad que realiza en las plantaciones de melón, sandia y caña de azúcar desde hace más de 2 años.
Marilu el préstamo lo invirtió en su negocio en la compra de ropa como blusas, camisas, trajes niños y ropa interior. Ella espera que mejore su actividad con el capital fresco y satisfacer las necesidades de sus clientes. Marilu sus planes es de comprar un vehículo para salir a vender a otras fincas mas retiradas y ayudar a su familia ya que necesitan de su ayuda.
Choluteca, Honduras - Agosto 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
  • 27
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,936,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.7
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Mary Luz to buy blouses, shirts, children's clothes and underwear for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 27, 2012
Oct 5, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 18, 2013