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Jose Oscar
Thirty-three year-old Jose Oscar is unmarried and lives in his own home in a community in San Lorenzo valley, in southern Honduras.

He earns a living buying and selling construction materials such as bricks and roofing tiles. He carries out this activity once a week. He uses the rest of his time to visit people who are constructing their homes and takes the opportunity to offer them his materials. Jose Oscar has been in this business for 2 years. In his vehicle he drives through all of the neighbourhoods and districts in the city in search of construction sites. His friends and neighbours admire him for his determination.

Jose Oscar is requesting a loan to buy spare parts for his vehicle such as oil and shock-absorbers because he needs to repair it to transport the materials. It is his main work tool.

With the support of this loan Jose Oscar hopes to continue on as always with his work. He hopes to obtain new clients every day. Jose Oscar's dream is to buy a newer vehicle.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - March 2013.
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El señor Jose óscar 33 de años de edad es soltero vive en casa propia en una comunidad de San Lorenzo valle, al sur de Honduras, se dedica a la compra y venta de materiales de construcción como ser ladrillo y tejas su actividad es una ves por semana y el resto del tiempo se dedica a visitar las persona que estan en proceso de construir vivienda es donde el aprovecha la oportunidad para ofrecerles los materiales.
Don Jose Oscar se dedica a esta actividad desde hace 2 años viaja en su vehículo por todos los barrios y colonias del municipio en busca de construcciones, sus amigos y vecinos lo admiran por ser una persona luchadora.
Don Jose Oscar está solicitando el préstamo para comprar repuesto para su vehículo como ser aceites y amortiguadores porque que necesita repararlo para trasportar los materiales, es su herramienta principal de trabajo.
Don Jose Óscar con el apoyo de este préstamo desea seguir como siempre con su trabajo, su deseo es cada día obtener más clientes.
Don Jose Oscar su sueño es comprarse un vehículo de un año más reciente.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - Marzo 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

  • $4,200
    Average annual income
  • 10
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,478,300
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.4
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Jose Oscar to purchase oil and shock absorbers for his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Mar 18, 2013
Listed
May 8, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Dec 17, 2013