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Carlos Adán
Carlos lives in Catarina, also known as the white towns, in Masaya department, which has one of the most spectacular viewpoints in Nicaragua, along with a great variety of handicrafts made in the area. Carlos, 52, is married, and his family comprises his wife and two children. He has run his own business, a nursery, for 25 years. The valuable experience he has garnered over the years has helped him keep all the plants and flowers he cares for healthy. His two children also help maintain the plants, which include jasmine, roses, and bougainvilla.

His business has let him provide for his family. All his effort is currently focused on one son who is in college; one of his dreams is to see his son become a professional.

His customers are foreigners, people from other departments in the country such as San Juan del Sur, and loyal locals. He is applying for a loan to buy bougainvilla, clavellinas, multi-flowers, water lilies, cactus, hydrangea, palms, robeliana, coludos, monkey-puzzle trees, and organic fertilizer. The investment will allow him to stock a variety of plants so that his customers will visit more often.
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Don Carlos reside en Catarina también llamada pueblos blancos, municipio del departamento de Masaya, lugar poseedor de unos de los miradores más bellos de Nicaragua, y de una gran variedad de artesanía, rica en sus productos elaborados por ellos mismo.

Carlos es casado, su núcleo familiar lo compone su esposa y dos hijos, tiene la edad de 52 años.

Posee su negocio propio, el cual consiste en un vivero, llamado también jardinería.

Desde hace 25 años es propietario de su propio medio de trabajo, la experiencia que ha obtenido en todos estos años, le ha ayudado a mantener frondos toda las plantas y flores que el cuida diariamente, y que también trabaja con sus dos hijos que le ayudan a mantener las plantas frescas y limpias entre los que mencionamos jazmines, rosas, veraneras, plantas variadas, entre otros.

Su negocio le ha ayudado a sacar adelante a su familia y actualmente todos sus esfuerzos están concentrados en uno de sus hijos que esta estudiando una carrera universitaria y uno de sus sueños mas queridos es verlo realizado en un profesional.

Sus clientes son turistas extranjeros y personas que visitan de los diferentes departamentos del país, como san Juan del sur y clientes fijos que son casi de la zona.

Esta solicitando un financiamiento para la compra de plantas veraneras, clavellinas, mil flores, liria, cactus, hortansia, palmeras robeliana, coludos, araucarias grande, araucarias pequeño y abono orgánico.

El propósito de la inversión es tener variedad de plantas para sus clientes mas frecuentes.

Additional Information

About CEPRODEL

This loan is administered by Centro de Promocion del Desarrollo Local (CEPRODEL), one of Kiva’s larger partners in Central America. Founded in 1991 and based in Managua, Nicaragua, CEPRODEL specializes in the development and funding of housing cooperatives for traditionally marginalized communities, the provision of microfinance services to small businesses, and the promotion of innovative renewable energy projects. In addition, unlike many microfinance institutions in the area that have chosen to avoid the rural areas of the country due to the increased financial risk, CEPRODEL provides financial services to numerous clients in the agriculture and livestock industry. Supporting a borrower through CEPRODEL means contributing to the promotion and sustainability of this important work in Nicaragua.

About Nicaragua

  • $3,636
    Average annual income
  • 144
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,094,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.4
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $550 helped Carlos Adán to buy bougainvilla, clavellinas, multi-flowers, water lilies, cactus, hydrangea, palms, robeliana, coludos, monkey-puzzle trees, and organic fertilizer.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Feb 14, 2013
Listed
Feb 24, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Possible
Ended:
Mar 18, 2014