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Santos Rosalio
Santos is a responsible, honest, and hard-working person. He lives with his children and spouse in the south of Honduras. His business is in selling drinks and churros, which he has done for over six years.

Santos needs the loan to buy drinks, juice, churros, water, and other items. With this loan, he hopes that sales will increase in his business due to having more products to offer and being able to better attend to his customers.

Santos hopes to take care of necessities and improve his and his family's quality of life a bit. In a few years, he hopes that his business keeps growing and becomes one of the largest and most recognized businesses in the area. He also wants to continue supporting his parents and child because they lack economic resources.

Choluteca, Honduras—September 2013
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El señor Santos es una persona responsable, trabajadora y honesta, vive con sus hijos y esposo en el sur de Honduras. Su negocio es la venta de refrescos y churros desde hace más de 6 años.
Don Santos el préstamo lo necesita para la compra de refrescos, jugos, y churros, aguas, 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 Santos 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 uno de los negocios más grandes y reconocido de la zona y seguir apoyando que sus padres e hijo ya que son de escasos recurso económicos.

Choluteca, Honduras – Septiembre 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
  • 70
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,399,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.4
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Santos Rosalio to buy drinks, juice, churros, water, and other items for his business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Sep 12, 2013
Oct 7, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Apr 16, 2014