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Ana Lucia
Ana Lucia is 38 years old and married with three children. She is a shopkeeper who sells various products. Ana is from Chinandega, a place characterized as a productive commercial zone, with hardworking, humble people, who are always fighting to get ahead. While living in poverty with few resources, Ana has been able to acquire some land and with her own strength she has begun the construction of walls for a small house. However because of the lack of resources she has not been able to finish. Ana is requesting a loan to complete part of her dreams and personal goals. With the financing she will buy construction materials like zinc, cement, iron, lime, wire, rafter supports, wood, paint, blocks, and sand, among others. Ana would like to thank the lenders of Kiva who lend to people with scare resources from developing countries like Nicaragua. The photo shows Ana indicating the construction she needs to finish in order to give her small children more protection.
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Ana Lucia de 38 años, casado, con tres hijos, tiene por actividad economica la venta de productos varios,Ana es de la localidad de chinandega, lugar que se caracteriza por ser una zona muy comercial y muy productiva, la gente es muy trabajadora, luchadora, muy humilde con ganas de salir adelante. Ana dentro de sus pobreza y pocos recursos economicos ha logrado adquirir un terreno y ha iniciado con esfuerzo propia la construccion de paredes de su pequeña casita, pero devido a la falta de recursos es que no ha podido terminar. Ana esta solicitando el fiananciamiento para cumplir parte de sus sueños y metas personales. Del financiamiento comprara material de construccion como. Zin, cemento, hierro, cal, alambre, perlines, madera, pintura, bloque, arena, entro otros. Ana agradece la ayuda que los prestatario kiva le brinda a los personas de escasos recurso y de paises pobres como lo es nicaragua. en la foto se muestra a la Sra. Ana indicando la contruccion que quiere y necesita realizara para darle un poco de seguridad y proteccion a sus pequeños hijos.

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
  • 98
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,741,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 23.6
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,075 helped Ana Lucia to buy metal roofing, cement, iron, mortar, tie wire, rafter supports, wood, paint, blocks, and sand, among others.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 12, 2012
Aug 31, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013