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Francisca

Honduras
Tela, Atlantida, Honduras / Cosmetics Sales

A loan of $775 helped to buy crepe paper, glue and wire to make piñatas to sell.


Francisca's story

Francisca, 61, is single and has a son. She lives in the town of Tela with two students she cares for. Francisca has been working as a florist and selling cosmetics for 20 years. She manufactures piñatas, floral arrangements and sells creams, lotions, perfume, deodorant and other beauty products and cosmetics via Avon and Vogue catalogues. She also cares for two students earing extra income that way. She’s asking for her third ODEF loan for 15,000 Lempiras to buy supplies like crepe paper, wire and glue to make piñatas because she has pending customer orders she wants to fill. Her goal is to grow more in her business to increase her income.

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 17, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Organizacion de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino (ODEF)

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: August 17, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Organizacion de Desarrollo Empresarial Femenino (ODEF)