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Esteban Rosa
Don Esteban is a hardworking and honest person. He lives in a community in southern Honduras along with his wife and children. His business involves buying and selling shrimp, which he does out of his house.

Don Esteban needs this loan so that he can buy more inventory since he lacks enough shrimp to meet existing demand. He expects this loan will be of great help since he will have more product to satisfy the needs of his customers.

Don Esteban wants to increase his business to the point that it becomes the largest and most well-known in his community. This will enable him to continue supporting his children so that they can finish their studies and have better opportunities in life.

Choluteca, Honduras – September 2013
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Don Esteba es una persona muy trabajadora y honesta vive en una comunidad al sur de Honduras junto a su esposa y sus hijos. Su negocio es la compra y venta de camarones, los cuales vende desde su casa de habitación.
Don estaban necesita el préstamo para la compra de más producto como ser: camarones que necesita para cubrir la demanda que tiene. Espera que el préstamo le sirva de mucho ya que gracias a esto contara con más producto para satisfacer las necesidades de sus clientes.
Don estaban desea aumentar su negocio a tal grado que sea el más grande y conocido de la comunidad y con esto seguir apoyando a sus hijos para que terminen sus estudios y tengan mayores oportunidades en la vida.

Choluteca, Honduras – Septiembre 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
  • 78
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $8,803,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.4
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Esteban Rosa to buy more shrimp to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 14, 2013
Oct 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 17, 2014