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Amparo Yamileth
Amparo is a responsible, hardworking and honest person. She lives with her husband and their 4 children in a community in southern Honduras. her business is selling snacks.

Amparo has had her business selling food for more than 16 years. She needs the loan to buy meat, corn, lard, coloring, seasoning, plantains, lettuce, tomaotes, cabbage, etc.

With the loan, Amparo hopes for the sales in her business to rise by having more product to offer her customers and thus be able to serve them better. She also hopes to cover her needs and improve her and her family's quality of life a little better.

Amparo hopes that in a few years her business will keep growing and become one of the biggest and best known in the area. She also hopes that her children will become good people with better opportunities in life.

Choluteca, Honduras – June, 2013
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La señora Amparo es una persona responsable, trabajadora y honesta, vive con su esposo y sus 4 hijos en un caserío al sur de Honduras. Su negocio es la venta de golosinas.
Doña Amparo tiene más de 16 de tener su negocio de venta de comidas, necesita el préstamo para la compra de carnes, maíz, manteca, azúcar, colorantes, condimentos, plátanos, lechugas, tomates, repollo, etc.
Doña Amparo con el préstamo espera que las ventas en su negocio aumenten al tener más producto que ofrecer a sus clientes y así poder atenderlos mejor, también espera cubrir las necesidades que tiene y mejorar un poco su calidad de vida y la de su familia.
Doña Amparo en unos años espera que su negocio siga creciendo y se convierta en uno de los más grandes y reconocidos de la zona y también espera que sus hijos se conviertan en personas de bien y con mejores oportunidades en la vida.

Choluteca, Honduras – Junio del 2013

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
  • 44
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,371,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.5
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Amparo Yamileth to buy meat, corn, lard, sugar, coloring, seasonings, plantains, lettuce, tomatoes, cabbage, etc. for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 28, 2013
Jul 26, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 17, 2014