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Mr. Wilfredo is a very responsible, honest and hard-working person. He lives with his wife and five children in the region of Choluteca in the south of Honduras. He makes a living through his permanent position in a local shrimping company.

He needs the loan to buy materials such as cement, sheets of corrugated tin roofing, sand, gravel, bricks and nails to make some improvements in his house, such as in the laundry-washing sink, the bathroom and sewage in general. With these changes he hopes to improve his and his family's quality of life.

Mr. Wilfredo lives in an agriculturally intense zone. In the future he hopes to continue making improvements on his home, thanks to the investments that he has made and that he would like to make in the future.

He dreams of watching his children grow up to be good people and with better opportunities in life.

Choluteca, Honduras – January 2013
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El Señor Wilfredo es una persona muy responsable, honesta y trabajadora, vive con su esposa y sus 5 hijos en una comunidad de Choluteca al sur de Honduras. Sus ingresos son los que percibe por su trabajo como trabajo permanente en una camaronera de la zona.
Don Wilfredo el préstamo lo necesita para la compra de material como cemento lamina de cinc, arena, grava, ladrillos y clavos. Para hacer unas mejoras a su casa en la pila, baño y servicio sanitario. Con esto espera mejorar un poco su calidad de vida y la de su familia.
Don Wilfredo vive en una zona muy agro industrial. En el futuro espera seguir mejorando su vivienda, gracias a la inversión hecha y a las que haga en la misma.
Don Wilfredo sueña con ver a sus hijos convertirlo en persona de bien y con mejores oportunidades para la vida.

Choluteca, Honduras – Enero del 2013

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
  • 92
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,206,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Wilfredo to buy cement, sheets of corrugated tin roofing, sand, gravel, bricks and nails for his house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 10, 2013
Feb 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2013