Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Maria Auxiliadora
Maria Auxiliadora is 39 years old and a small producer who lives in the San Pablo subdivision of Nueva Guinea. Her family consists of her husband and their four children: Kenia (age 18 and a first year university student), Jessenia (age 16 and a fourth year student at a agro-technical high school), Jason (a first year high school student), and Miguel (age 10 and in the sixth grade).

Maria is requesting her sixth loan which she will use to retain her calves, since she does not have enough money to cover their current price. She hopes that within the next few months she will achieve her desired results and sell them at a good price so that she can improve her family’s living conditions.

Her greatest wish is consolidate her cattle herd in order to build up an inheritance to leave to her children. She wants them to finish their studies so that they will develop into good people in the future.

View original language description ↓
Maria Auxiliadora de 39 años de edad es una pequeña productora que habita en la Colonia San Pablo de Nueva Guinea junto a su familia compuesta por su esposo Luis y 4 hijos: Kenia de 18 años esduando el 1er año en la universidad, Jessenia de 16 estudia el 4to año de secundaria y tecnico agropecuario, Jason estudia el 1er año de secundaria y el menor de 10 años de nombre Miguel esta en 6to grado de primaria.

Esta solicitando su 6to credito con el objetivo de retener terneros, puesto que con el precio actual no cubre su necesidad, y espera que en unos meses pueda obtener los resultados deseados y poder venderlos a un buen precio que le permita mejorar las condiciones de vida de su familia.

El mayor sueño que tiene es poder consolidar su hato ganadero, pues es el patrimonio que dejara a sus hijos, ademas desea que terminen sus estudios y que en un futuro logren ser personas de bien.

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
  • 68
    View loans »
    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,383,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Maria Auxiliadora pay to retain her calves.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 25, 2010
Apr 20, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2012