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Total loan: $1,075
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Silvia Petrona

Nicaragua
Leon, Nicaragua / Recycled Materials

A loan of $1,075 helped to buy iron, copper, aluminum, and other metals.


Silvia Petrona's story

Silvia Patricia is 45 years old. She is married and has two children. Her business is buying and selling scrap metal. She has 9 years of experience in the business, which consists of buying and selling scrap metals such as: iron, copper, and aluminum, among others. Her business is located in her house, and she also works as a street vendor. The goal of the loan is to invest in the business to improve her earnings. Her dream and goal is to improve the business and her income.

Translated from Spanish by Kiva volunteer Jennifer Day



Loan details

Loan length:

27 months
Disbursed date: July 31, 2012

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Loan details

Loan length:

27 months
Disbursed date: July 31, 2012