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Luis Alonzo
Luis, 38, lives with his wife and four children in the Cofradía sector in San Pedro Sula municipality. Luis used to work for a private firm and when he became unemployed he and his wife decided to open a grocery store of their own. He’s been selling basic staples like meat, canned goods, rice, beans, lard, condiments, pasta, pills, soft-drinks, bread, tortillas, flour, sugar and other groceries for a year and a half.


Luis wants to better stock his store because he has a good clientele and has asked for a 25,000 Lempira loan to buy meat, canned goods, soft-drinks, juices, eggs, lard, sugar, flour, basic grains and other grocery items. This investment will help him increase his inventory and satisfy customers. His goal is to continue working and improving the business for his family’s wellbeing.
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Don Luis tiene 38 años de edad, vive con su esposa y sus cuatro hijos en el sector de Cofradia, del municipio de San Pedro Sula, Cortes. Luis trabajaba en una empresa privada y luego de quedar sin empleo decidió junto con su esposa establecer su propio negocio de una pulpería. Ya tiene año y medio de vender productos de la canasta básica familiar como carnes, embutidos, arroz, frijoles, manteca, condimentos, pastas, pastillas, refrescos, pan, tortillas, harina, azúcar, y otros abarrotes. Luis quiere surtir más su negocio ya que tiene buena clientela y ha solicitado un préstamo por 25,000 Lempiras para comprar carnes, embutidos, refrescos, jugos, huevos, manteca, azúcar, harina, granos básicos, y otros productos de abarrotería. Esta inversión le ayudara a crecer más su inventario y satisfacer a los clientes. Su meta es seguir trabajando y mejorar su negocio para el bienestar familiar.

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
  • 40
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $7,986,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.7
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,275 helped Luis Alonzo to buy stock merchandise for his store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 12, 2012
Listed
Oct 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2014