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Corina is married and lives in the community of Danli in eastern Honduras. She is a merchant and sells new clothing, sandals, underwear, diapers, etc. Her children help run the business.

Her stall is located across from the soccer stadium and near the bus station, making it a strategic venue for her business because of the busy pedestrian traffic. She is kind and attentive to customers: qualities that are necessary in her line of work.

Corina is requesting a loan to buy shirts, pants, dresses, skirts, blouses, underwear and diapers, etc., because she needs to stock up for the coming season and wants to take advantage of the increased demand, thereby improving her income and quality of life.

Her goal is to expand her business and make it successful.

Danlí, Honduras - December 2012
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La Señora Corina es una mujer casada, sus hijos le son de apoyo en su negocio, vive en una colonia, de Danli al oriente de Honduras, es una comerciante que se dedica a la venta de ropa nueva para niños sandalias, brazieres, bóxer de mujer y varón, pañales etc.
Doña Corina tiene su puesto en la orilla de calle frente a un campo de futbol, la ubicación de su negocio es estratégica, porque la circulación de personas es muy alta debido a que la terminal de buses esta cerca, es una persona muy amable y atenta con los clientes cualidad que es indispensable en su trabajo.
Doña Corina está solicitando el préstamo para la compra de camisas, pantalones, vestidos, faldas, blusas, calzonetas, brazieres, pañales, etc. porque necesita surtir su negocio y aprovechar la temporada para aumentar sus ventas y mejorar sus ganancias y su nivel de vida.
Doña Corina su sueño es q su negocio sea más grande y prospero.

Danlí, Honduras - Diciembre 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
  • 85
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,841,950
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Corina to buy shirts, pants, dresses, skirts, blouses, underwear, diapers, etc. for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 15, 2012
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 17, 2014