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Felix Alberto
Félix Alberto works selling seafood and has been in this business for more than 21 years. He is a very hardworking person and enjoys his job, for which he has to get up every day at 7am and work until 6pm. He dreams of making housing improvements and has he five children, four of whom are his dependents. The purpose of this loan is to buy nets, knives, gasoline, and other necessary tools, as well as to make improvements to his motor.
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Félix Alberto se dedica a la venta de mariscos. Tiene más 21 años en este negocio. Es una persona muy luchadora y disfruta de su actividad, por lo que tiene que levantarse todos los días desde las 7 de la mañana hasta las 6 de la tarde. El sueña con realizarle mejoras a su vivienda, el tiene 5 hijos de los cuales solamente 4 están a su cargo. el motivo del crédito es para la compra de redes, cuchillos, mejoras a su motor, gasolina, entre otras herramientas necesarias.

Additional Information

Fundación Leon 2000

This loan is administered by Fundación Leon 2000. Fundación Leon 2000 began operations in 1993 as the first microfinance institution to serve the western part of Nicaragua, a country which continues to be one of the poorest in the western hemisphere. Fundación Leon 2000 works to further the development of micro, small, and medium enterprises through credit services and management, applying the best credit industry practices and technical expertise. Additionally, Fundación Leon manages several business and financial education programs in the community, specifically for young entrepreneurs and at-risk youth. Fundación Leon 2000’s group of experienced and dedicated employees works in 7 offices in Leon, Chinandega, Chichigalpa, Somotillo, Jinotepe, El Sauce, and Nagarote and serves several thousand clients (the majority of whom are women).

About Nicaragua

  • $4,800
    Average annual income
  • 70
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $25,756,600
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.3
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Felix Alberto to buy nets, knives, and gasoline, and to make improvements to his motor.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 16, 2011
May 20, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 16, 2012