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Idania De Fatima
Idania lives in her mother's home together with her two children, aged 14 and 11. She works as a manager at a pharmacy and her income helps with the education of her children and the household expenses. She is asking for this loan because they need to make the kitchen larger. It is very inconvenient and not sanitary. Idania will buy cement, sand, re-bar, cinder blocks and zinc sheeting with this loan. By doing this her and her family can live in better conditions.
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Doña Idania, actualmente habita en casa de su madre junto a sus dos hijos de las edades de 14 y 11 años, ella se desempeña como regente de farmacia y con sus ingresos apoya para la educación de sus hijos y gastos del hogar. Solicita este crédito porque tiene la necesidad de ampliar la cocina de la casa, la cual es muy incómodo, no presta las condiciones sanitarias, con este financiamiento comprara materiales como cemento, arena, hierro, bloques y láminas de zinc para empezar la obra. De esta manera ella y su familia podrán vivir en mejores condiciones.

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.

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About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 62
    View loans »
    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,382,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 25.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Idania De Fatima to buy cement, sand, re-bar, cinder blocks and zinc sheeting.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
12 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 29, 2013
Sep 10, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 17, 2014