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Dina is 46 years old. She is a single mother who lives together with her children in the municipality of Azacualpa, Santa Bárbara. Twelve years ago she decided to open her own business selling basic grocery items such as dairy products, flour, butter, soft drinks, condiments, sugar, churros, etc.

Dina is in her fifth loan cycle. She is requesting a loan for 15,000 lempiras in order to buy products such as basic grains, meats, cheeses, soft drinks, churros (fried dough pastries), and other items to increase her sales and client-base. Her goal is to grow as a small business owner.
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Dina, tiene 46 años de edad, es madre soltera, vive en el municipio de Azacualpa, Santa Bárbara junto a sus hijos. Hace 12 años que decidió por establecer su propio negocio de pulpería para vender productos de la canasta básica como lácteos, harina, manteca, refrescos, condimentos, azúcar, churros etc. Este préstamo que solicita es el quinto ciclo, y es por 15,000 lempiras para comprar más productos como granos básicos, carnes, quesos, refrescos, churros y otros para incrementar las ventas y la clientela. Tiene como meta crecer como microempresaria.

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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
  • 67
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,995,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.2
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $750 helped Dina to buy more products such as basic grains, meats, soft drinks, churros (fried dough pastries), and other items to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 18, 2013
Jan 2, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 20, 2015