Update on Lidia EstebanaLidia is asking for a new loan to invest in the business buying basic grains and also to invest in her crops. She will buy coffee, corn and sorghum to have available to sell and will also buy supplies like manure, improved seeds and herbicide for her corn crops.
She believes that these loans have helped her improve availability of basic grains in her business since she needs them to sell. She will also increase the size of her corn mill’s bowl. To date her clientele continues asking for her products and her business is growing and her family situation is improving.
Considera que estos préstamos le están ayudando a mejorar la disponibilidad de granos basicos es un negocio ya que lo necesita para la venta,tambien aumentar las tolbas del molino de nixtamal y su clientela hasta el momento se ha permanecido demandándole los productos, su negocio está creciendo y está mejorando la situación familiar.
Previous Loan DetailsLidia manages a mill, and sale of basic grains and goods. She lives with her husband and a son. She handles the business, which has allowed her to have income for the family. She is currently requesting a loan to purchase beans, rice, coffee, sugar, and for her business she will also buy ferti... More from Lidia Estebana'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
- 14 months (Additional Information)
- Repayment Schedule
- Jun 5, 2012
- Jun 27, 2012
- Currency Exchange Loss:
- Apr 19, 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.