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Coritza Aracely
Coritza, age 36, lives in a village in the Omoa municipality in Cortes. She is a single mother, and she has four children.

The greatest part of her income is dependent upon the sale of basic needs products for daily consumption like rice, salt, lard, sugar, beans, sweets, dairy products, sausages, soft drinks, and juices, etc. She established this grocery store approximately eight years ago out of the need for income. Little by little she has been stocking her business. That is where she gets the income she needs to support her family.

She has requested two loans from ODEF, and this third loan has been invested in her grocery store. She bought daily consumption products like dairy products, sausages, meat, and grains, etc. With her income she will maintain a better quality of life.

Her goal is to keep her business stable and to continue benefitting from the help that ODEF has given her.
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Doña Coritza, tiene 36 años de edad, vive en una aldea del Municipio de Omoa, Cortes, es madre soltera y tiene 4 hijos.
La mayor parte de Sus ingresos dependen de la venta de productos de primera necesidad para el consumo diario, como el arroz, sal, manteca, azúcar, frijoles, y golosinas, lácteo, embutidos, refrescos, jugos, etc. Esta pulpería la estableció hace 8 años aproximadamente debido a la necesidad de ingresos económicos, poco a poco ha ido surtiendo su negocio de donde saca los ingresos que necesita para la manutención de su familia.
Ha solicitado 2 préstamos con ODEF y este tercer préstamo ha sido invertido a su pulpería en compra de productos de consumo diario como (lácteos, embutidos, carnes, granos etc.). Con sus ganancias mantendrá una mejorar calidad de vida.
Su meta es mantener su negocio estable, y seguir beneficiándose con la ayuda que odef le ha brindado.

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
  • 48
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,379,625
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $700 helped Coritza Aracely to buy food products like dairy products, meat, sausages, and basic grains in order to stock her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 22, 2012
Jun 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 18, 2013