Update on Felix PedroFélix is a responsible, hardworking, honest person living with his children in southern Honduras. His business for the last 15 years has been a grocery store.
He needs the loan to buy shortening, rice, beans, meats, eggs, sugar, coffee, flour, pasta, milk, etc. He hopes his sales will increase with the loan having more merchandise on-hand and being able to provide better customer service.
Félix hopes to cover the needs he has and to improve his and his family’s quality of life a bit. He hopes his business will continue growing and in a few years become one of the largest, best-known grocery stores in the cone and that his children become upstanding citizens with better opportunities in society.
Choluteca, Honduras – September, 2013
Don Félix el préstamo lo necesita para la compra de manteca, arroz, frijoles, carnes, huevos, azúcar, café, harina, pastas, leche, etc. Con el préstamo espera que las ventas en su negocio aumenten al tener más producto que ofrecer y poder así atender mejor a sus clientes.
Don Félix espera cubrir las necesidades que tiene y mejorar un poco su calidad de vida y la de su familia. En unos años espera que su negocio siga creciendo y se convierta en una de las pulperías más grande y reconocido de la zona y que sus hijos se conviertan en personas de bien y con mejores oportunidades en la sociedad.
Choluteca, Honduras – Septiembre del 2013
Previous Loan DetailsFelix is 67 years old, he is a responsible person, hardworking and honest, he lives with his wife and five children in a community located in Southern Honduras. Felix's business is a convenience store, and he needs the loan to buy soda, cookies, rice, lard, coffee, sugar, beans, toilet paper, ... More from Felix Pedro's previous loan »
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.
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