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Limborth David
Limborth is a friendly, 27 year old young man from Puerto Cabezas. He is married with 2 young children.

With the aim of bettering his and his family's quality of life, he is asking for his first loan in order to build a bathroom with an ecological toilet, a sink and a submerged plastic barrel with a filtration system for the storage of solid and liquid material. For more than two decades he has used a traditional latrine with a pit.

His dream is to provide a home with adequate living conditions for his family.
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Limborth: Es un joven amable 27 años de edad, originario de Puerto Cabezas, casado tiene 2 hijos, menores de edad. Con el objetivo de mejorar su calidad de vida y la de su familia, solicita su primer financiamiento para construir un servicio higiénico, a través de un sistema de inodoro ecológico, con su lava mano, con la sumersión de un barril plástico para el almacenamiento de materia liquida y sólida con un sistema de filtración. Desde más de 2 décadas que ha utilizado letrina tradicional con fosas. Su sueño es brindarle a su familia una vivienda con las condiciones adecuadas.

Additional Information

More information about this loan

This loan is part of a Pana Pana project to address one of the biggest problems in the RAAN (North Atlantic Autonomous region): lack of drinking water and lack of access to proper sanitation facilities. In conjunction with Water Aid, Pana Pana trains women on how to make environmentally friendly toilets that are appropriate for rural use. Then the women will actually sell the product to rural families who lack access to sanitation services. Loans are for the female entrepreneurs to obtain and assemble the product and to support the women as they begin the sales process.

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 Housing Loans

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About Nicaragua

  • $3,636
    Average annual income
  • 113
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $23,731,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 26.0
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD
Paying Back

This loan has been fully funded!

A loan of $1,375 helped Limborth David to build a bathroom with an ecological toilet and a sink.
33% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 6, 2014
Jul 13, 2014
Currency Exchange Loss: