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Dania Maria
Dania, 29, is a very responsible, honest, and hardworking young woman. She lives with her husband and daughter in a community in Choluteca, in the south of Honduras.

Dania has a grocery store business and needs the loan to buy soda, meat, corn, milk, beans, sugar, rice, coffee, toilet paper, cookies, "churros" [fried dough], and fruit juice. With the loan she hopes to have more merchandise to sell to her customers and cover the requests she gets every day and more frequently in this Christmas season.

With the income Dania hopes to improve somewhat the financial situation in her household. In the future she wants for her business to be a mini-market and have a greater variety of products to sell.

Dania dreams of seeing her daughter graduate and become a good person with principles and values.

Choluteca, Honduras, November 2012
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La Joven Dania tiene 29 años de edad, es una persona muy responsable, honesta y trabajadora, vive con su esposo y su hija en una comunidad de Choluteca al sur de Honduras.
La Joven Dania tiene un negocio de pulpería y necesita el préstamo para la compra de refrescos, carnes, maíz, leche, frijoles, azúcar, arroz, café, papel higiénico, galletas, churros y aguas, con el préstamo ella espera tener más mercadería que ofrecer a sus clientes y cubrir los pedidos que a diario recibe y más en esta temporada navideña.
La Joven Dania con los ingresos obtenidos espera mejorar un poco la situación económica de su hogar. En el futuro ella desea que su negocio sea un mini mercadito, y tener más variedad de productos para la venta.
La Joven Dania sueña con ver a su hija graduada y convertida en una persona de bien con principios y valores.

Choluteca, Honduras – Noviembre 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
  • 52
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,386,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.8
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $225 helped Dania Maria to buy merchandise for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
7 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 22, 2012
Dec 5, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013