Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Siliva, 59, is married, has two kids and lives in the town of Choloma, Cortes. She has sought to create her own source of income and has a business where she sells clothes like blouses, dresses, pant, skirts, etc., natural medicines and other products.

She has had this small business for 8 months, which she set up in front of her house. She has invested various loans into her business to keep it open and now she is asking for another 25,000 lempiras to stock up on merchandise such as clothes, sandals and natural medicines to sell. Her goal is to continue growing her company.
View original language description ↓
Doña Silvia, tiene 59 años de edad, es casada, tiene dos hijos, vive en el municipio de Choloma, Cortes. Ella ha buscado generar sus propios ingresos y ha puesto un negocio para vender ropa como blusas, vestidos, pantalones, faldas etc. sandalias, medicamentos naturales, y otros. Este pequeño negocio lo tiene desde hace 8 meses y lo instaló en una galera frente a su casa. Ha invertido varios prestamos a su negocio para mantenerlo activo, actualmente solicita otro por 25,000 lempiras para surtir de mercadería como ropa, sandalias y medicamentos naturales para vender. Tiene como meta seguir creciendo con el negocio.

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

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 91
    View loans »
    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,206,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD
A loan of $1,325 helped Silvia to stock up on merchandise such as clothes, sandals, and natural medicines to sell.
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 8, 2014
Jun 9, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 9, 2014