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Sra. Juana, 56, lives with her daughter in the rural town of Nuevos Colorados. Her daughter helps her with the business making and selling tortilas. She has made her living from the business for 8 years. Juana is working hard to expand her business and increase her earnings. She is fighting for a better quality of life and this loan will allow her to buy the supplies she needs to make the tortillas she sells.
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La señora Juana tiene 56 años de edad, vive en la comunidad de los Nuevos Colorados, ahi vive con su hija quien le ayuda en su negocio, que es la produccion y venta de tortillas, actividad que realiza desde hace 8 años, Juana es una mujer que trabaja muy fuerte para hacer crecer su negocio y tener buenas ganancias, todo esto para obtener una mejor calidad de vida.
el credito lo utilizara para la compra de materiales para la fabricacion de las tortillas.

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
  • 75
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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 $425 helped Juana to buy supplies for her food business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 17, 2011
Dec 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012