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Dilsia Rosa
Dilsia is a 49-year-old single mother who has four children. She lives in the town of Azacualpa, Santa Bárbara, with one of her children.

Dilsia established her own grocery business four years ago. There she sells corn, beans, lard, snack foods, coffee, sugar, condiments, eggs, vegetables, medicines, soft drinks, chicken, and other items. This business serves as her source of income. Doña Dilsia has maintained an active business by investing several loans.

She is currently requesting her sixth loan in the amount of 10,000 HNL so that she can invest in the purchase of basic food products such as corn, beans, rice, sugar, lard, chicken, snacks, soft drinks, and other grocery items to restock her business. Her objective is to increase her inventory so that she can offer more products to her customers. She also has a goal of converting her business into a supermarket so that she can provide an inheritance for her children.

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Dilsia, tiene 49 años de edad, es madre soltera, tiene 4 hijos, vive en el municipio de Azacualpa, Santa Bárbara junto a uno de sus hijos. Ella inicio su propio negocio de pulpería hace 4 años donde vende maíz, frijoles, manteca, churros, café, azúcar, condimentos, huevos, verduras, pastillas, refrescos, pollo, etc. este negocio es su fuente de ingresos. Doña Dilsia ha mantenido activo el negocio mediante la inversión de varios prestamos, actualmente esta solicitando el sexto préstamo que es por 10,000 Lempiras y lo va invertir también en la compra de productos básicos alimenticios como maíz, frijol, arroz, azúcar, manteca, pollo, churros, refrescos, y otros abarrotes para surtir el negocio. Su objetivo es incrementar el inventario y ofrecer más producto a los clientes. Ella tiene como meta llegar a ser un supermercado y que sea un patrimonio para sus hijos.

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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
  • 41
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,863,075
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.9
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Dilsia Rosa to buy corn, beans, rice, sugar, lard, chicken, snacks, soft drinks, and other grocery items.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 11, 2013
Jan 21, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014