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Jose Tomas
José is a small-businessman who has worked for more than eight years for the well-being of his family. Currently, he has a commercial trucking business that he does day to day in different neighborhoods in the capital. He parks at El Gallo Mas Gallo, a store where they offer a variety of furniture for the home.

José has worked as a farmer, in sales, and with the support of Afodenic, he has achieved part of his investment.

With this new loan, he will do maintenance on his vehicle. He will purchase two new tires, inspect and repair the electrical system, the upholstery, and tune the engine so that he can continue working in the best conditions and give his customers excellent service.
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José pequeño comerciante con más de ocho años trabajando para el bienestar de la familia, hoy día, su negocio es el acarreo comercial que día a día lo hace en diferentes barrios de la capital. Pues se parquea en un comercial de venta el gallo mas gallo donde ofrecen una variedad de muebles todo para el hogar.

José ha trabajado en la agricultura, en ventas, y con el apoyo de Afodenic, ha logrado parte de su inversión.

Hoy con esta nueva solicitud dará mantenimiento a su vehículo, comprando dos llantas nuevas, revisión y reparación de sistema eléctrico, tapizado, afinado de motor, con el objetivo de seguir trabajando en las mejores condiciones y dar un servicio excelente a sus clientes.

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
  • 46
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    Nicaragua Loans Fundraising
  • $26,418,100
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 22.3
    Nicaragua Cordobas (NIO) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $825 helped Jose Tomas to perform maintenance on his vehicle so he can continue offering his commercial trucking services.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 26, 2011
Jun 5, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 15, 2012