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Alcidiades Enrique
Alcidiades is 49 years old, and lives in the region of El Caracol together with his 2 children. The oldest is 21 and the younger is 18, and they support him by working on the farm. He is seeking his fourth loan, hoping to count on the support of Kiva to purchase calves to raise, which he will fatten to sell once they reach a good weight. In this way he will obtain better earnings which permit him to sustain his family. Alcidiades has the necessary experience for farming, as he has worked in agriculture for more than 30 years. He has improved his family's life, and his biggest dream is to achieve expanding his farm to obtain better profits which permit him to give good wealth to his children.
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Don Alcidiades de 49 años de edad, habita en la comarca El Caracol junto a sus 2 hijos, el mayor de 21 años y el menor de 18 años, quienes lo apoyan con trabajo productivo de la finca. Esta solicitando su 4to credito esperando contar con el apoyo kiva para compra de terneros de desarrollo, los cuales pretende engordar para comercializarlos cuando obtengan un buen peso, y de esta manera obtener mayores ganancias que le permitan el sosten familiar. Alcidiades cuenta con la experiencia necesaria pues labora en la actividad agropecuaria desde hace mas de 30 años. El mayor sumitido sacar adelante a su familia, su mayor sueño es lograr incrementar su hato ganadero para obtener mayores ingresos que le permitan dejarle un buen patrimonio a sus hijos.

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
  • 38
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,366,175
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 20.9
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $975 helped Alcidiades Enrique purchase calves to raise.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 4, 2010
Feb 16, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2011