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Benicio Alcides
Benicio is 31 years old. He lives with his spouse and their daughter in the city of San Lorenzo, Honduras. For a long time he has raised pigs for slaughter and sold dry firewood for business that make candies, tortillas and food. He does this in his car, travelling from Fray Lázaro to Choluteca to sell his products.

Benicio is asking for the loan to buy firewood and some pigs to raise, since these are the businesses he does to get his family ahead.

Benicio, with the support of this loan, intends on getting ahead in his activites raising pigs and selling firewood. He is a good client and a hardworking and responsible man in his work and commitments. Among Benicio's dreams are having a good house for him and his family.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - Junio del 2012
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El señor Benicio de 31 años de edad, vive con su pareja y su hija en la ciudad de San Lorenzo, Honduras, quien se dedica desde hace mucho tiempo al negocio de cría de cerdos para destazo y venta de leña seca para los negocios de golosinas, tortillerías, y comedores, esta actividad la realiza en su carro, viaja de fray Lázaro a Choluteca a vender sus productos.
Don Benicio esta solicitando su préstamo para la compra de leña y algunos cerdos para cría, ya que estos son sus negocios que el realiza para sacar adelante a su familia.
Don Benicio con el apoyo de este préstamo pretende sacar adelante a sus actividades de cría de cerdos y venta de leña.
Don Benicio es un buen cliente un hombre muy trabajador y responsable en sus labores y compromisos.
Entre los sueños de Don Benicio esta tener una buena vivienda para el y su familia.
San Lorenzo, Honduras - Junio del 2012

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
  • 55
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,864,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD
A loan of $800 helped Benicio Alcides to buy firewood and some pigs for his business.
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 22, 2012
Jul 8, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 7, 2012