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Jacqueline Del Socorro
Jacqueline has three children. She is married and works as a dressmaker. She has been in this business for more than fourteen years, supporting her family. Her husband works as a mechanic and a welder. He is very responsible

On weekends, Jacqueline also makes soup and 'nactamales' (Nicaraguan tamales - steamed corn dumplings with a savory filling, wrapped in a plantain leaf) to help make more income. This way she manages to fulfil her payment commitments. Jacqueline is happy as Afodenic has been a door to change and improvement, allowing her to invest in her clothes sales business. She will use this new loan to buy fabric, embroideries and threads for her sewing as well as supplies so that she can make more food to sell at weekends.
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Jacqueline es madre de tres hijos, casada con oficio de costura por más de catorce años apoyando a su familia, su esposo labora como mecánico y soldador siendo muy responsable.
También los fines de semana hacen sopa y nacatamales para ayudarse con más entradas de ingreso, logrando cumplir con sus compromisos de pago. Contenta en donde Afodenic ha sido una puerta al cambio de mejora en su inversión de venta de ropa. Con este nuevo préstamo comprara tela, bordados, hilos, para su costura a si como materia prima para elaborar mas comida los fines de semana.

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
  • 30
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,398,725
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 21.8
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Jacqueline Del Socorro to buy fabric, embroidered items and threads. To buy supplies for making food to sell at weekends.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 15, 2010
Jan 1, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012