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Kelin Ester
Kelin is a very hard-working and responsible person who lives with her mother and her sisters in the community of Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Cortés, a community in the north of Honduras. Her work is the sale of new and used clothing, shoes, sandals, lotions and more, in the neighborhood in the center of Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Cortés. She serves the entire community and people who visit from other communities. She has carried out this business for more than 4 years. She needs the loan to invest in products such as clothes, shoes, sandals, and women's accessories for her business. She wants to have much more variety of products to offer her customers, and to attract new customers to her business. She hopes that the loan will help her a lot because, thanks to it, she will have the products needed to meet the needs of her customers, and to have more income that will increase her family's quality of life.

Kelin hopes that her business will continue growing and in this way support her family and be able to have better opportunities in the future.

Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Honduras – April- 2014
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Kelin es una persona muy trabajadora y responsable vive con su madre y sus hermanas en la comunidad de Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Cortes. Una comunidad al norte de Honduras. Su actividad laboral es la venta de Ropa nueva y usada, Zapatos, Sandalias, lociones y más, en el barrio el centro de Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Cortés. dándole atención a toda la comunidad y personas que visitan de diferentes comunidades, lleva ya más de 4 años emprendiendo esta actividad comercial, Necesita el préstamo para invertirlo en la compra de mas productos como ser ropa, zapatos, sandalias y Accesorios de dama, ella quiere tener mucha más variedad de productos que ofrecerle a sus clientes para así atraer a nuevos clientes a su negocio, Ella espera que el préstamo le sirva de mucho ya que gracias a él contara con los productos necesarios para cubrir las necesidades de sus clientes. Y a su vez obtener más ingresos que vengan a mejorar la calidad de vida de su familia.
Kelin espera que su negocio siga creciendo y de esta manera apoyar a su familia. Y así poder tener mejores oportunidades en el futuro.

Santa Cruz de Yojoa, Honduras – Abril- 2014

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
  • 53
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    Honduras Loans Fundraising
  • $9,870,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.1
    Honduras Lempiras (HNL) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Kelin Ester to purchase clothes, shoes, sandals, and women's accessories for her business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 14, 2014
May 27, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2014