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Señor Rito S. is married; livestock and agriculture have provided his main income since he was young. He lives in the town of Nueva Guinea in the Kurinwas neighborhood with his family composed of his spouse and 4 grown children who help him with household and farm chores. He needs his fourth loan to keep his calves because they have not yet gained the size and weight necessary to be profitable. With this loan he can allow his animals to grow more and thus achieve the results that will help take care of the economic necessities of the nuclear family. He describes himself as a very progressive, hard-working, honest man, and he is looked to as a leader in his community.
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El señor Rito S. , es casado, desde temprana edad se ha dedicado a la actividad pecuaria y agricola siendo su principal fuente de ingreso, habita en el municipio de Nueva Guinea en la colonia Kurinwas junto a su familia la integran su conyuge y 4 hijos mayores los que apoyan el los quehaseres del hogar yde la finca, necesita financiamiento de su 4to credito para invertirlo en la retencion de terneros, por que no alcanzan el tamaño y peso para la comercializacion, con este credito dejara que sus animales crezcan y asi obtener resultados que ayuden a solventar necesidades economicas del nucleo familiar, se caracteriza por ser un hombre muy progresivo y trabajador, honesto y en su comunidad lo consideran como un gran lider.

Additional Information


This loan is administered by AFODENIC, La Asociación para el Fomento al Desarrollo Nicaragua, a Kiva Field Partner based in Managua, Nicaragua. Founded in 1999, AFODENIC was created to promote the socio-economic and cultural development of sectors that are excluded from commercial banking. Integrating economic and human resources, AFODENIC offers affordable and adaptable financial services aimed at strengthening the family unit of their clients, who include students, producers, and micro- and small entrepreneurs from rural and urban areas. AFODENIC is a socially responsible institution engaged in society and making a positive impact on its professional partners and communities.

Supporting a borrower through AFODENIC contributes to the pursuit of innovation in mitigating poverty in Nicaragua. Visit AFODENIC’s partner page for more information.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 77
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,406,150
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Rito raise calves.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 12, 2010
Feb 15, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2011