Sra. Floridalma is married and has two children. She resides in the neighborhood of El Estero, Alianza Sector, in the Department of Valle. Floridalma sells various merchandise in her business such as new clothing, cosmetics, school supplies, shoes, tennis shoes, and men’s and women’s footwear. She also has a grocery store where she sells everything for the family dinner table including soft drinks, fried dough, bread, and other products. In addition, she sells stews and tortillas.
Her main customers are neighbors from the area, friends, relatives, and other people who visit from the surrounding locations. Sra. Floridalma is requesting a loan amount of 15,000 HNL so that she can invest in her businesses. She has been working for many years and feels very satisfied with her businesses.
Her main dream is for her businesses to remain steady and productive.
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.