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Pastora, 43, is married and has four children; she lives with her husband and two of the children in a village in Yoro Municipality. She’s had her own grocery store for six years where she sells basic staples like rice, beans, corn, sugar, lard, eggs, fruit, vegetables, soft-drinks, canned goods, soap, balls, batteries, pills, bread, etc. She’s an enterprising person who has supported her family by means of this business. She’d decided to request an 18,000 Lempira loan to increase stock and income. She will buy basic grains, lard, sugar, meats and dairy products. Her plan is to keep the store well-stocked to be well placed in the market longer and earn income to help her family.
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Pastora, tiene 43 años de edad, casada, tiene 4 hijos y vive con dos de ellos y su esposo en una aldea del municipio de Yoro.
Pastora tiene 6 años de tener su propio negocio de pulpería, donde vende productos de la canasta básica familiar, como es el arroz, frijoles, maíz, azúcar, manteca, huevos, frutas, verduras, refrescos, productos envasados, jabón, pelotas, baterías, pastillas, pan, etc. ella es una persona emprendedora con este negocio a sacado adelante a su familia. Ha decidido solicitar un préstamo por 18,000 Lempiras para surtir mas y aumentar las ventas y los ingresos, comprara granos básicos, manteca, azúcar, carnes y lácteos. Sus planes son mantener surtida la pulpería, para estar posesionado en su mercado por más tiempo y obtener ingresos para ayudar a su familia.

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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
  • 52
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,881,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.8
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $925 helped Pastora to buy stock merchandise for her store.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 23, 2012
Nov 26, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 21, 2013