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Carlos Felipe
Carlos Felipe, 52, buys and sells cattle and pigs, an activity he learned from his father when he was a little boy and he taught him. He used to raise cattle but due to the economic situation he decided it was better to go into buying and selling cattle in order to earn income more quickly and cooperate with family expenses. Carlos Felipe is asking for financing to buy more cattle.
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Carlos Felipe tiene 52 años de edad, el se dedica a la venta y compra de gano bovino y porcino en el cual esta actividad la aprendió de su padre que desde muy niño le enseño. Anteriormente se dedica a la crianza de ganado pero viendo la situación económica él decide mejor trabajar en la compra y venta de ganado para tener más rápido los ingresos y cooperar con los gastos de la familia. Carlos Felipe está solicitando financiamiento para comprar mas ganado.

Additional Information

Fundación Leon 2000

This loan is administered by Fundación Leon 2000. Fundación Leon 2000 began operations in 1993 as the first microfinance institution to serve the western part of Nicaragua, a country which continues to be one of the poorest in the western hemisphere. Fundación Leon 2000 works to further the development of micro, small, and medium enterprises through credit services and management, applying the best credit industry practices and technical expertise. Additionally, Fundación Leon manages several business and financial education programs in the community, specifically for young entrepreneurs and at-risk youth. Fundación Leon 2000’s group of experienced and dedicated employees works in 7 offices in Leon, Chinandega, Chichigalpa, Somotillo, Jinotepe, El Sauce, and Nagarote and serves several thousand clients (the majority of whom are women).

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 69
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,049,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 23.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Carlos Felipe to buy cattle.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 14, 2011
Jan 18, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 17, 2014