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Glenda Lizzet
Glenda, age 39, lives in a common-law marriage with her husband. They have four children. She lives in the Tela municipality with three of her children. She previously worked in a home cleaning house and washing and ironing clothes.

Five years ago she decided on her own business of selling food. She sells things like chicken with banana slices, meat pies, ‘baleadas’ [flour tortillas with beans, eggs, butter, cheese and meat], and lunch by order. She also sells flour tortillas.

She has requested her fourth loan for 22,000 lempiras. She will use it to buy supplies like meat, chicken, rice, flour, bananas, condiments, and beans, etc. in order to make the food and flour tortillas to sell. Her goal is to help her children continue studying.
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Glenda, tiene 39 años de edad, vive en unión libre con su esposo, con quien tiene 4 hijos y vive en el municipio de Tela junto a tres de sus hijos. Anteriormente ella trabajo a domicilio aseando casa, lavando y planchando ropa. Hace 5 años decidió por su propio negocio de venta de comidas, como pollo con tajadas, pastelitos rellenos de carne, baleadas y almuerzo por encargo. También vende tortillas de harina. Ha solicitado el cuarto préstamo el cual es por 22,000 Lempiras y los utilizara en comprar los insumos como carnes, pollo, arroz, harina, bananos, condimentos, frijoles etc. Para la elaboración de comidas y tortillas de harina para la venta. Su meta es ayudar a sus hijos a seguir estudiando.

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
  • 33
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $7,985,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.4
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,100 helped Glenda Lizzet to buy ingredients to make food and flour tortillas to sell.
92% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 16, 2013
Sep 9, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss: