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Blanca Del Carmen
In the Municipality of Sauce, in the Department of Leon, the young Blanca Del Carmen is known for being very dedicated to her job; having learned to manage her life's ups and downs. She is young and single with an overcoming spirit. She currently works in the mayor's office of her locality. She presented herself to the Ceprodel el Sauce Communal Bank with the objective of asking for a credit to improve her family's house. The credit will be invested in the purchase of zinc and wood to improve their house's roof.
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En el Municipio el Sauce departamento de León, la joven Blanca Del Carmen se conoce por ser una persona muy dedicada a su trabajo debido a que ha sabido manejar las condiciones de su vida. Es una joven soltera con espíritu de superar, actualmente trabaja en la alcaldía de dicha localidad.

Se Presentó a Ceprodel el Sauce, con el fin de solicitar un crédito para mejorar su vivienda familiar, el crédito será invertido en la compra de zinc y madera, para mejora del techo de su casa.

Additional Information


This loan is administered by Centro de Promocion del Desarrollo Local (CEPRODEL), one of Kiva’s larger partners in Central America. Founded in 1991 and based in Managua, Nicaragua, CEPRODEL specializes in the development and funding of housing cooperatives for traditionally marginalized communities, the provision of microfinance services to small businesses, and the promotion of innovative renewable energy projects. In addition, unlike many microfinance institutions in the area that have chosen to avoid the rural areas of the country due to the increased financial risk, CEPRODEL provides financial services to numerous clients in the agriculture and livestock industry. Supporting a borrower through CEPRODEL means contributing to the promotion and sustainability of this important work in Nicaragua.

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About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 112
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,828,400
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.9
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $525 helped Blanca Del Carmen purchase zinc and wood.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 23, 2011
Dec 13, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 19, 2013