Ivania Del Rosario
Update on Ivania Del RosarioIvania del Rosario is 41 years old, married and has two dependent children. Her business for the last 8 years has been running a video game service out of her home. She uses her tools of the trade as a way to subsidize and to help with the family expenses. The business is currently profitable, thanks to her efforts and tenacity and to the help Leon 2000 and the Kiva Program offer to low-income people so they can earn a living. She wants to invest the loan in the purchase of equipment for her business, like televisions, Nintendo, DVDs, TV stands, Play Stations and other items.
Previous Loan DetailsIvania del Rosario is 31 years old, married and has three young children. She owns a video game store. She started this business seven years ago to provide for household needs. Actually, she did not have experience. It was because her children love this kind of entertainment that she decided ... More from Ivania Del Rosario's previous loan »
Fundación Leon 2000This 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).
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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