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Adina
Adina is 31 years old and a single mother with three children. She lives in a suburban neighborhood of San Pedro Sula.


Adina has her business of making and selling corn tortillas. Her business is in her home and she has been in this line of work for five years. She has decided to request a loan of 11,000 HNL so that she can buy cornmeal, which is the main ingredient for making tortillas. A portion of the loan will be used to expand part of her house by building a wall. For this reason, she needs to buy some blocks and cement.


Her plan is to maintain a successful business so that she can cover her household expenses and pay for her children’s studies.

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Adina, tiene 31 años de edad, es madre soltera, tiene 3 hijos, vive en una colonia suburbana de San Pedro Sula. Adina se dedica a su propio negocio de elaboración y venta de tortillas de maíz. El negocio lo tiene en su casa y lleva 5 años de tenerlo. Ha decidido solicitar un préstamo de 11,000 Lempiras para comprar harina de maíz que es el insumo principal para la elaboración de tortillas y con una parte va ampliar un apartamento de su casa construirá una pared y para eso va comprar unos bloques y cemento. Su plan es mantener bien el negocio ya que de allí cubre los gastos del hogar y de estudio de sus hijos.

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
  • 25
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,352,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $575 helped Adina to buy cornmeal for making tortillas and to acquire blocks and cement for expanding her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 9, 2013
Listed
Feb 27, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Sep 17, 2013