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Ernestina
Ernestina, 42, is married and has 4 children. She lives with her family in a community in the municipality of San Pedro Sula, in the department of Cortes.

Four years ago, Ernestina decided to start up a business sewing garments, bedspreads and curtains.

In order to fulfill some orders she has from customers, she decided to request a loan in the sum of 8,000 Honduran lempiras to invest in the purchase of fabric, thread, lace, and sewing accessories.

With this financial support, Ernestina hopes to increase her sales during this Christmas season. Her goal for the future is to get her children an education and improve her standard of living.
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La Señora Ernestina tiene 42 años de edad, es casada, tiene 4 hijos reside en compañía de su familia en una comunidad del municipio de San Pedro Sula, Departamento de Cortes.
Ernestina hace 4 años decidió establecer su negocio de confección de prendas de vestir, elaboración de cameras y cortinas.
Con el propósitos de cumplir con algunos pedidos de sus clientes, decidió solicitar un préstamo por la cantidad de 8,000 Lempiras los que piensa invertir en la compra de telas, hilos, encajes y accesorios para la confección.
Con el apoyo financiero ella espera aumentar sus ventas en esta temporada navideña.
Su meta a futuro es lograr que sus hijos estudien y mejorar su nivel de vida.

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

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 81
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,803,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.8
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $425 helped Ernestina to buy fabric, thread, lace and sewing accessories.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Oct 31, 2012
Listed
Nov 23, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
May 17, 2013