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Jairo Armando
Señor Jairo is a very enterprising man living in Libertad, a neighborhood in the city of Choluteca. He lives with his two children and his wife, who is also a merchant and helps him in his business. Jairo is a hard-working man and is fully dedicated to his general grocery store, which he has been running for three years. He will use this loan to buy corn, beans, meat, sugar, rice, drinks and sausages on the whole to sell in his store.

He is very honest and responsible in all his dealings. He works hard to expand his business with each passing day and thus have a better life.
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El señor Jairo es una persona muy emprendedora vive en el barrio Libertad de la ciudad de Choluteca. Vive junto con a sus 2 hijos y su esposa quien también es comerciante y le ayuda en su negocio. Él es muy trabajador dedicado en toda su plenitud a su negocio de venta de abarrotería en general, actividad que realiza desde hace 3 años. En esta oportunidad utilizará este préstamo para la compra de maíz, frijoles, carnes, azúcar, arroz, refrescos y embutidos en general para vender en su negocio.

Él es muy honrado y responsable en cada uno de sus compromisos, cada día que pasa trabaja muy fuerte hacer crecer su negocio y así de esta manera tener una mejor vida.

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
  • 39
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,970,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Jairo Armando to buy corn, rice, sausages and other goods for sale in his grocery store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 16, 2012
Feb 29, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2012