Update on Jessica EuniceJesica has decided to request another loan to buy merchandise such as rolls, sausages, corn, wood, oil, and other supplies necessary to produce the foods she offers at her business.
With the previous loan, she states that she managed to improve the business and increase sales and her family's income. Therefore, she has decided to keep this business running and expects to be a good client.
Ella considera que con el préstamo anterior pudo mejorar el negocio, que sus ventas han aumentado, para su familia ha tenido mayores ingresos, por esta razón se decide a seguir con este servicio, esperando ser buen cliente.
Previous Loan DetailsYessica, a single mother, has three children, ages 8, 4, and 2. She manages a "pupusería" [a business selling "pupusas," stuffed tortillas], where she also offers beverages (sodas, hot chocolate, and soft drinks) and sells sausage and chicken hot dogs every day, from Monday through Sunday. Sh... More from Jessica Eunice's previous loan »
Concurrent and Successive Loans
Our Field Partners often work with borrowers over a series of loans as the borrowers build credit, take out bigger loans, and expand their businesses. In order to make it easier for our Field Partners to post loans for borrowers who have been listed on Kiva before, we allow them to post successive and concurrent loans for their Kiva borrowers. This means that our Field Partners are able to post a borrower's second, third, etc., loan on Kiva without having to re-enter all of the borrower's information.
This borrower has been listed on Kiva before, so you'll see an updated loan description, as well as excerpts of the original descriptions from earlier loans. Most borrowers take out loans consecutively, meaning that they receive a second loan after having repaid the first. However, sometimes our Field Partners give out concurrent loans, allowing borrowers to take out one primary loan and a secondary "add-on" loan along with it. These "add-on" loans are typically smaller than the borrower's primary loan and serve a different purpose. Because Field Partners can now post loans as successive and concurrent loans, you will be able to track borrower progress over time and see the various ways a borrower is working with our Field Partners through funds from Kiva’s lenders.
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid
- Repayment Term
- 26 months (Additional Information)
- Repayment Schedule
- Apr 4, 2012
- May 6, 2012
- Currency Exchange Loss:
- Feb 16, 2013
Photo from previous loan
Kiva allows our Field Partners to re-use the same photo for individual borrowers that have been posted on Kiva's website once before in a 24 month period, and we allow them to re-use group photos for up to 24 months, provided that 80% of the current group's membership is represented.
Taking, collecting, and uploading photos of borrowers is one of the most challenging elements of using Kiva for our Field Partners. In order to make Kiva easier for Field Partners to use, we have allowed them to post successive and concurrent loans without taking a new photo of the borrower if the criteria above are met.