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Jorge Alberto
Jorge Alberto is 24 years old, single and originally from the town of Chinandega, which is in the west of the county. He is hard-working and responsible and managed to complete secondary school, though he had to start work from a young age and study at the same time. One of Jorge's biggest dreams is to become a professional so as to be able to offer the family that he hopes to have a good future. Jorge earns a living as a bus conductor but is applying for a loan in order to make some improvements to his mother's house, which is where hr lives. Jorge one day wants to buy his own home. This loan will be used to buy building materials for two rooms, such as zinc, wood, plywood, nails, sand, cement and more.
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Jorge Alberto 24 años de edad soltero, es originario del municipio de Chinandega ubicado en el occidente del país, el es un hombre trabajador, responsable que ha logrado poder terminar sus estudios de secundaria, ya que desde muy joven comenzó a trabajar y estudiar a la misma vez, uno de sus sueños es ser una persona profesional y asi poder tener algo que ofrecer un buen futuro cuando forme una familia, el cuenta con el salario de su trabajo donde labora como cobrador, Jorge solicita financiamiento para realizar mejoras en la propiedad de su mama que es donde habita, e uno de sus sueños es poder en un futuro comprar su propia casa, el objetivo del crédito es para invertir en materiales de construcción para dos cuartos como: zin, madera, playvood, gypsien, clavos, arena, cemento, entre otros

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
  • 68
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,075,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 24.9
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $625 helped Jorge Alberto to buy building material such as zinc, sand, wood, lime and more.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 14, 2013
Jun 3, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 17, 2013