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Jose Mauricio
José Mauricio is 29 years old. He is married and has two children. He lives in a village in the township of Protección, Santa Barbara. He has always worked in agriculture, growing corn and beans, and in doing work as a bricklayer. He produces coffee, corn, and beans. He sells his products in the local market. He has decided to apply for a second loan for 10,000 lempiras, with which he is going to buy supplies such as fertilizers, compost, and seeds to maintain his coffee planting and to plant corn and beans. His plan is to improve the farm and be able to educate his children.
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Jose Mauricio, tiene 29 años de edad, es casado, tiene dos hijos, vive en una aldea del municipio de Protección, Santa Bárbara. El siempre se ha dedicado a la agricultura de cultivo de maíz y frijoles y a realizar trabajos de albañilería. Produce café, maíz y frijoles. La producción la vende en el mercado local. Ha decidido solicitar un segundo préstamo por 10,000 lempiras, con el cual va comprar insumos como fertilizantes, abonos y semillas para darle mantenimiento a la finca de café y siembra de maíz y frijoles. Su plan es mejorar la finca y poder educar a 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
  • 53
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,873,575
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.7
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Jose Mauricio to buy supplies to maintain his coffee planting and to plant corn and beans.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Mar 18, 2013
Mar 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014