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Xiomara Del Socorro

Update on Xiomara Del Socorro

Doña Xiomara is 40 and lives with her spouse, who is a bricklayer. She has always taken care of her children through her job as a salesperson and packer in a private company that makes chemical products. She is still building a room for her daughter and needs to buy cement blocks, iron, cement, and sand. She is applying for a loan to buy the materials so that she can complete the construction, as she doesn't earn enough to do so. She is grateful for the funding.
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Doña Xiomara de 40 años ahora acompañada de su pareja quien es albañil, ella siempre cuida de sus hijos apoyada de su labor como vendedora y empacadora de productos químicos en una empresa privada, continua con la construcción de cuarto para su hija y necesita comprar bloques, hierro, cemento, arena, bloques por lo que solicita el credito para hacer de una sola vez esta construcción lo que su salario no le permite, pero si es posible gracias a los financiamiento.

Previous Loan Details

Xiomara continues working as a packer in order to provide for her family's well-being. She now has a partner who works as a builder and her goal is to improve her home so that she can provide her family with better living conditions. What Xiomara would like is to build a room. She will use t... More from Xiomara Del Socorro's previous loan »

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.

Concurrent and Successive Loans

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About Housing Loans

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About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 90
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $24,741,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.3
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD
Ended with Loss - Currency Exchange Loss learn more
A loan of $750 helped Xiomara Del Socorro to buy cement blocks, iron, cement, and sand.
99% repaid
Repayment Term
19 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 23, 2013
Mar 2, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014