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Alexandra Maria
Alexandra, a young woman aged 31, is single and lives with her parents. She does not have children. She has worked as a portfolio and credit manager for five years. She is applying for this first loan to finish building rooms that she had begun to build, but could not finish due to lack of money. For this reason she is applying for funding to finish off the walls, and put in windows and flooring. She will need to buy cement, sand, railings and windows, to improve her home little by little.
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Alexandra, es una joven de 31 años de edad soltera vive con sus padres, no tiene hijos, su labor es de gestor de cartera y cobro desde hace cinco años, este primer crédito que solicita es para terminar de construir cuartos que ya había empezado pero por falta de dinero no lo había podido concluir, por este motivo solicita financiamiento para darle fino a las paredes, poner ventanas y piso, necesitara comprar cemento, arena, verjas y ventanas, para ir mejorando su hogar poco a poco.

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 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
  • 24.4
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Alexandra Maria to buy cement, sand, railings and windows.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 12, 2013
Mar 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2014