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Mirna Lizeth
Young Mirna is very enterprising, responsible and hard-working. She lives with her husband and son in a community south of Honduras. She has a business buying and selling cattle - this is her main source of income.

Mirna needs this loan to buy more cattle as she has quite a bit of demand from customers and she wants to meet their needs. Mirna needs this loan - she does not have the necessary capital to buy more merchandise.

Mirna sells the cattle in the outskirts of her community and nearby neighbourhoods. Mirna dreams of her business growing in some years and wants to have the necessary income to be able to have a better quality of living and thus support her husband and son.

Choluteca, Honduras; July 2013
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La joven Mirna es una persona muy emprendedora, responsable y trabajadora vive con su esposo y su hijo en una comunidad al sur de Honduras. Su negocio es la compra y venta de Ganado y es su principal fuente de ingresos.
Mirna el préstamo lo necesita para la comprar de más ganado, debido a que tiene bastante demanda por sus clientes y para poder cumplir con todas ellas necesita el préstamo, ella no cuenta con el capital necesario para comprar más mercancía.
Mirna vende el ganado lo vende en los alrededores de su comunidad y sectores aledaños y otros lugares cercanos. En unos años el sueña con que su negocio siga creciendo y le brinde los ingresos necesarios para poder tener una mejor calidad de vida y así apoyar a su hijo y esposo.

Choluteca, Honduras – Julio 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
  • 35
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,936,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.4
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Mirna Lizeth to buy cows for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 16, 2013
Aug 5, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014