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Said Gerzan
This young adult Said Gerzan, is a 23 year old civil engineering student. His biggest dream is to be a successful professional, and to help society, especially his family. For these reasons he is requesting this loan in order to pay for the final fees to receive his diploma. If this is not possible his dreams will be cut short and he will have to turn to his relatives or friends for the loan. He believes that financing and supporting education for youth is the best investment for the benefit of society.
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El joven Said de 23 años de edad, estudiante de la carrera de ingeniería civil, siendo su mayor sueño ser un profesional exitoso, ponerse al servicio ante la sociedad y en especial a su familia. Por tal motivo solicita apoyo de crédito para poder pagar su curso de titulación, ya que de no ser posible se truncarían sus sueños y obligadamente hubiese recurrido a familiares o amigos para el préstamo, el piensa y comparte que financiar y apoyar a la formación de los jóvenes es la mejor inversión para el beneficio de la sociedad.

Additional Information


This loan is administered by AFODENIC, La Asociación para el Fomento al Desarrollo Nicaragua, a Kiva Field Partner based in Managua, Nicaragua. Founded in 1999, AFODENIC was created to promote the socio-economic and cultural development of sectors that are excluded from commercial banking. Integrating economic and human resources, AFODENIC offers affordable and adaptable financial services aimed at strengthening the family unit of their clients, who include students, producers, and micro- and small entrepreneurs from rural and urban areas. AFODENIC is a socially responsible institution engaged in society and making a positive impact on its professional partners and communities.

Supporting a borrower through AFODENIC contributes to the pursuit of innovation in mitigating poverty in Nicaragua. Visit AFODENIC’s partner page for more information.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 79
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,384,750
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 23.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,150 helped Said Gerzan to pay for his graduation course fees.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
27 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 30, 2012
Oct 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 17, 2014