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Ricardo De Jesus
Mr. Ricardo de Jesus H. is 47 years old and a resident of the Reparto Juan Padilla located in the town of Ticuantepe. His wife, with whom he has three sons -- two of them are married and a 17-year-old that lives with them, works at the city's Mexico-Nicaraguan Hospital to help cover living expenses. Their youngest son goes to school and works with agriculture as well. His plans for his family include improving their living standards in order to provide a better future for his son and to help him grow to be a respectable man. Mr. Ricardo has worked with agriculture for thirty years and the biggest obstacles that have risen throughout the years have been the absence of financial support to purchase supplies and fertilizers. This credit line would be used to purchase the fertilizers needed to promote agriculture growth and a satisfactory production which will be beneficial to his personal life and the industry altogether.
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El señor Ricardo de Jesús R. Hernández tiene la edad de 47 años habita en el Reparto Juan Ramón Padilla ubicado en el municipio de Ticuantepe , junto a su esposa la cual trabaja en el hospital México nicaragüense del Municipio , para ayudarle con los gastos del hogar , ellos tiene tres hijos de los cuales dos están casado y uno de 17 años tiene a su cargo , el joven estudia y le apoya con la agricultura , los planes hacia su familia es mejorar las condiciones de vida para ofrecerle un mejor futuro a su hijo y sea un hombre de buenas costumbres , don Ricardo desde hace treinta años se dedica a la actividad agrícola , el mayor problema que ha surgido durante este tiempo es la falta de financiamiento para la compra de insumos y fertilizantes, con este crédito es para comprar los fertilizantes necesario que requiera el cultivo para obtener una buena producción, que será de mucho beneficios para su vida personal como en el comercio.

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.

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 70
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,049,000
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 19.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $925 helped Ricardo De Jesus purchase supplies and fertilizers to increase production.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Mar 14, 2009
Apr 1, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 16, 2010