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Julia Del Socorro
Julia’s an enterprising woman who is dedicated to her work which is making tortillas. She’s been in this line of work for many years. Her business is home-based. She rises daily at 4am to start her production. She has many customers who come by at 6am to buy. This type of food is consumed three times a day in our country. Julia’s the mother of five children who are adults now and sometimes help her deliver the tortillas. She will use the loan to buy raw materials to make tortillas because she currently has pending orders that are large and she does not have enough inventory on hand to meet demand. In her free time Julia goes to church.
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Doña Julia es una mujer emprendedora y dedicada a su negocio que es la fabricacion de tortillas, tiene vaR. años de dedicarse a este tipo de actividad, su negocio esta ubicado en su casa de habitacion, todos los dias se levanta a las 4 de la mañana para empezar su produccion, muchos clientes llegan a comprar desde las 6 de la mañana, este tipo de alimento en nuestro pais se consume con los tres tiempos de comida.
Julia es madre de 5 hijos los cuales ya son mayores de edad y que en ocaciones le ayudan a repartir sus tortillas.
el credito lo utilizara para la compra de los materiales para la fabricacion de sus tortillas, en estos momentos los pedidos son mayores y no tiene suficiente inventario para cubrir con la demanda.
Julia en sus tiempos libres visita la iglesia.

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
  • 79
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,996,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 18.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Julia Del Socorro to buy corn, lime powder and firewood.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 17, 2011
Oct 20, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 16, 2012