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Elusinda is a friendly and hardworking woman. She is 60 years old and a single mother of one grown son. With the goal of having her own source of income, she established a small convenience store in her home four years ago. She is applying for a loan to buy merchandise including basic grains, dairy products, detergents, soaps to wash cooking utensils and bathrooms, and more. Her dream is to improve her home.
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Elusinda: Es una mujer amable y trabajadora, tiene 60 años de edad, madre soltera de un hijo, mayor de edad, Con el objetivo de tener su propia fuente de ingresos, desde hace 4 años estableció en su vivienda una pequeña pulpería. Solicita financiamiento para comprar mercadería: granos básicos, chiverías, detergentes, jabones de lavar ropa, de lavar traste, de baño, entre otros productos. Su sueño es mejorar su vivienda.

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About Pana Pana

Pana Pana is a nonprofit civil association founded in 1990 in Nicaragua. The organization’s official name is Asociacion para el Desarrollo de la Costa Atlantica (Association for the Development of the Atlantic Coast) but they have always been know as Pana Pana which means “mutual help” in the local language.

Pana Pana offers loans for commerce, housing, and a small number of agriculture loans. They also have a small social development unit that runs Pana Pana’s non-financial services. This includes technical assistance for housing loans and the development of a water and sanitation project.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 76
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,418,800
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 26.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $250 helped Elusinda to buy merchandise including basic grains, dairy products, detergents, soap to wash clothing, dish soap, bathroom soap and other products.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 21, 2014
Jul 1, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 20, 2015