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Santos Francisca
Santos Francisca is 36 years old and single. She has two children who depend on her. She has her own home located in the community of San Lorenzo in southern Honduras.

Santos Francisca has worked for 6 years selling charamuscas, fresh juices, and sewing dresses, skirts, and uniform pants. Her customers prefer her because she provides good service. Francisca gets up very early to milk her cows to later sell the milk. Then she starts to sew.

Francisca is asking for the loan to pay for home improvements. She wants to put in doors and balconies and to do that she wants to buy cement, sand and gravel. She is very happy to keep working with Prisma, since thanks to their loans her quality of life has improved.

Francisca's dream is to improve her house and with the help of this loan she hopes to do that and thus have a better quality of life for her family.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - November, 2013.
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La señora Santos Francisca de 36 años de edad es Soltera, tiene dos hijos que dependen de ella, tiene casa propia ubicada en la comunidad de San Lorenzo, al sur de Honduras.
Doña Santos Francisca se dedica desde hace 06 años al negocio de venta de charamuscas, jugos naturales y costura de vestidos, faldas, pantalones de uniforme, sus clientes le prefieren por su buena atención.
Doña Francisca se levanta muy temprano a ordeñar sus vacas para luego vender la leche y luego se pone a costurar.
Doña Francisca está solicitando el préstamo para gastos de mejora de vivienda ya que desea instalar las puertas y balcones y quiere comprar cemento, arena, y grava. Está muy contenta de seguir trabajando con Prisma ya que gracias a sus préstamos ha mejorado su calidad de vida.
Doña Francisca su sueño es mejorar su casa y con el apoyo de este préstamo desea mejorar su casa y así tener una mejor condición de vida para su familia.

San Lorenzo, Honduras - Noviembre 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
  • 79
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,996,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.5
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,275 helped Santos Francisca to buy cement, sand and gravel for her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 21, 2013
Dec 16, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014