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Santos Felicita
Señora Santos Felicita has worked at a kiosk as a cook for six years. The kiosk is located in the bus terminal. She makes delicious dishes, and works in order to support her husband in keeping up the household. She is mother to six children.
Santos Felicita leaves her home at 5:00 am and arrives at her workplace at 6:00 am. She finishes work at 5:00 pm.
She is requesting this loan from Ceprodel for the purchase of construction materials such as blocks, cement, and sand. She will use these to improve her home's conditions and offer her family better comfort.
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La Señora Santos Felicita trabaja en un kiosco como cocinera desde hace 6 años ubicado en la terminal de buses donde elabora riquísimos platillos, realiza este trabajo para apoyar a su esposo en el sustento del hogar, es madre de 6 hijos.

La señora Santos Felicita sale se sus casa a las 5:00 am y llega a sus centro de labores a las 6:00 am finalizando a las 5:00 pm.

La Señora Santos Felicita solicita este crédito a Ceprodel para la compra de materiales de construcción como bloques, cemento, arena, el cual utilizara para mejorar las condiciones de su casa de habitación y brindarle a su familia una mayor comodidad.

Additional Information


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 Housing Loans

Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 66
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,083,125
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 25.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Santos Felicita to buy construction materials such as blocks, cement, and sand.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 10, 2013
Sep 11, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 24, 2013