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Mártires, 42, lives in a home located in a village of San Lorenzo, a valley in the southern area of Honduras. She has made a living for several years selling food products and groceries in general.

Mártires' business is located in her home. She is requesting a loan to purchase products such as lard, eggs, oil, toilet paper, chicken, meat, sausage, tomato paste, spaghetti and soft drinks of all varieties.

Mártires, with the support of this loan, hopes to increase her inventory and be able to have all the products her clients demand and that way she can get ahead with all of her commitments and improve her quality of life and that of her family.

Mártires' dream is to get her children to graduate.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - May 2013.
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La Señora Mártires, de 42 años de edad vive en su casa de habitación ubicada en una aldea de San Lorenzo, Valle en la zona sur de Honduras, se dedica desde hace varios años a la venta de productos alimenticios y abarrotería en general.
Doña Mártires su negocio está ubicado en su casa, está solicitando el préstamo para compra de mas productos como manteca, huevos, aceite, papel higiénico, pollo, carne, embutidos, pastas de tomate, espaguetis y refrescos en todas sus presentaciones.
Doña Mártires con el apoyo de este préstamo pretende incrementar mas su inventario y poder tener todo los productos que sus clientes le demandan y así salir adelante con todos sus compromisos y mejorar un poco su calidad de vida y la de su familia.
Doña Mártires su sueño es graduar a sus hijos.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - Mayo 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
  • 29
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,936,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.2
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $650 helped Martires to buy lard, eggs, oil, toilet paper, chicken, meat, sausages, tomato paste, spaghetti, and soft drinks for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 13, 2013
Jun 9, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014