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Reina Iris
Reina is 44 years old. She lives in southern Honduras. She lives with her daughter, who helps her with her business activity. Her business is sewing and tailoring. She has done this work for 14 years in the community where she lives.

Reina's business is in a strategic place where a lot of people go by. This makes her have a lot of demand for each of her customers with whom she has worked a long time, offering them her services.

Reina needs the loan to buy various fabrics, needles, buttons, thread, muslins, sippers, etc. The impact she hopes to have with the loan is for her business to grow and generate income, which will allow her to improve her family's quality of life a little. Reina's plans for the future are to keep growing in her own business and make it one of the best in the city.

Choluteca, Honduras - April, 2013.
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La señora Reina tiene 44 años, vive en la zona sur de Honduras, junto con ella vive su hija quien le apoya en su actividad comercial. su negocio es servicio de sastrería y alta costura, trabajo que realiza desde hace 14 años en la comunidad donde vive.
Doña Reina su negocio se encuentra en un punto estratégico donde la fluidez de personas es grandes cantidades y esto hace que tenga mucha demanda por cada uno de sus clientes con los cuales trabaja desde hace mucho tiempo brindándoles sus servicios.
Doña Reina el crédito lo necesita para la compra de telas variadas, agujas, botones, hilos, mantas, zíper, etc. el impacto esperado con el crédito, es que su negocio crezca y le genere ganancias que le permita mejorar un poco su calidad de vida y la de su familia.
Doña Reina los planes a futuro es seguir creciendo en su negocio propio y ser uno de los mejores de su ciudad.

Choluteca, Honduras - Abril 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
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $275 helped Reina Iris to buy different fabrics, needles, buttons, thread, muslin, etc. for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 27, 2013
Jun 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014